Arizona State is aware of what Tra Holder can do. He is been doing it within the desert for 4 years.
The Solar Devils had an concept what Romello White is able to, however needed to wait to learn how he would deal with an actual recreation.
It was well worth the wait.
Holder scored 24 factors, White had sixteen factors and 15 rebounds in his debut, and Arizona State used an enormous second-half run to beat San Diego State ninety-sixty eight on Tuesday night time.
“It was superb,” stated White, who missed final season as a tutorial redshirt and the opening recreation for violating group guidelines. “I have been ready a yr, so it felt nice.”
Arizona State (2-zero) constructed an early 10-level lead, watched it flip right into a halftime deficit, then raced away from the Aztecs with a 22-2 run within the second half.
The Solar Devils hit 20 of 30 photographs within the second half whereas being guided by Holder, who had eight rebounds and 6 assists. De’Quon Lake added 15 factors earlier than fouling out.
White fumbled a number of balls away early, however gave Arizona State an enormous activate the bench after lacking the opener and two exhibition video games. He had 5 fast rebounds and swatted a shot into the stands to assist the Solar Devils construct their 10-level lead. White stored it going within the second half to open his profession with a…