November 14, 2009
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Gonzaga’s Demetri Goodson tries to call time out as Mississippi Valley’s #15 Shannon Behling ties up the ball in the 1st half, November 14, 2009 at the McCarthey Athletic Center. Zag’s Robert Sacre (rear) also hits the floor.

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Gonzaga’s Robert Sacre muscles past Mississippi Valley’s #3 Tashan Newsome for a shot in the 2nd half, November 14, 2009 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Kelly Olynyk wrestles with Mississippi Valley’s #1 Darian Donald for a rebound, November 14, 2009 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Mississippi Valley’s #3 Tashan Newsome leaps over Gonzaga’s #3 Demetri Goodson and draws a foul on the Zag, November 14, 2009 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Will Foster rejects Mississippi Valley’s Julius Cheeks’ shot, November 14, 2009 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Elias Harris takes the low road to get past Mississippi Valley’s #42 Jason Holmes for a rebound, November 14, 2009 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Kelly Olynyk and Steven Grey put the squeeze on Mississippi Valley’s #12 Amos Studivant, November 14, 2009 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Matt Bouldin creates space between himself and Mississippi Valley’s #10 Julius Cheeks, November 14, 2009 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Demetri Goodson blows past Mississippi Valley’s #3 Tashan Newsome on the baseline for a shot, November 14, 2009 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Robert Sacre dunks against Mississippi State in the second half during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Nov 14, 2009.

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Gonzaga’s Steven Gray shoots for three against Mississippi State’s Julius Cheeks during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Nov 14, 2009.

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Mississippi Valley’s #3 Tashan Newsome leaps over Gonzaga’s #3 Demetri Goodson and draws a foul on the Zag, November 14, 2009 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

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Gonzaga’s Elias Harris pulls down a rebound against Robert Sacre and Mississippi State’s Julius Cheeks during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Nov 14, 2009.

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Gonzaga’s Matt Bouldin drives against Mississippi Valley’s Tashan Newsome during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, Nov 14, 2009.