NCAA Tournament Bracket 2012, Murray State Vs. Colorado State Final Score: Rams' March Madness Ends After 1 Game

The No. 11 Colorado St. Rams are one and done in March Madness following its 58-41 loss to the No. 6 Murray St. Racers in Thursday's first game of the 2012 NCAA Tournament. The Rams collapsed in the second half, scoring just two points in the first 10:30 of the second half. Turnovers were a huge issue for the Rams then, and they finished with 22 to Murray State's eight.


Related: March Madness for the Rocky Mountain Region | Printable NCAA Bracket


Pierce Hornung was really the only shining light for the Rams in this game, scoring 12 points and pulling down a career-high 17 rebounds, but the team was just 33.3 percent from the field and 21.4 percent from beyond the arc. Jesse Carr and Wes Eikmeier added 11 and 10 points, respectively.

Isaiah Canaan led the Racers with 15 points, but he was just 4-of-13 from the field and 1-of-6 from beyond the arc. Donte Poole took an elbow to the face during the game, but he was able to finish with 13 points.

The Racers now wait for the winner of the No. 3 Marquette Golden Eagles versus the No. 14 BYU Cougars.

For more on the 2012 NCAA Tournament bracket, stay with SB Nation's Selection Sunday StoryStream, and stick around SB Nation's NCAA Tournament hub for a complete printable NCAA Tournament bracket and tons of analysis on who was snubbed, who got the best bracket, and who will make it all the way to New Orleans and the Final Four.

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