East Runs Past West in Reese's College All-Star Game

East Runs Past West in Reese's College All-Star Game

[Box Score]

GLENDALE, Ariz. – Tyler Cavanaugh from George Washington was named the Reese’s Perfect Player from the East All-Stars as he registered a double-double with 19 points and a game-high 14 rebounds leading the East to a 121-90 win over the West All-Stars in the Reese’s College All-Star Game at University of Phoenix Stadium.


Cavanaugh was 7 of 10 from the floor in earning the East’s Perfect Player honors while Kentucky’s Derek Willis was named the Reese’s Perfect Player from the West as he finished with 13 points and team-high eight rebounds.

Lehigh’s Tim Kempton had a game-high 21 points to lead the East while Davidson’s Jack Gibbs (20), Moses Kingsley (15) from Arkansas, and J.J. Frazier (15) from Georgia were also in double figures for the East.

Deonte Burton from Iowa State had a team-high 15 points to lead the West while SMU’s Sterling Brown (11) also scored in double figures for the West.

The East used an early 10-0 run in the first half to take a 10-3 lead and never looked back. The East led 51-45 at halftime as Cavanaugh led the East with eight points and eight rebounds while Willis had nine points and five rebounds to lead the way for the West in the first half.

Cavanaugh had six points in a 10-2 to start the half as the East opened up a 61-47 lead with 17:12 left and never looked back. 

The East shot 52.9 percent from the field (45-85) while making 15 of 41 from 3-point range (36.6 percent). The West made 38 of 89 from the floor (42.7 percent) and connected on 9 of 41 from behind the arc (22 percent).