SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jaycee Hillsman scored 19 points and grabbed five rebounds and San Jose State picked up its first conference win, edging Utah State 64-62 on Wednesday night, snapping a 16-game losing streak.
Ryan Welage added 16 points and six rebounds for the Spartans (4-24, 1-16 Mountain West Conference), who close out their season at Air Force on Saturday. Oumar Barry had nine points and six rebounds and Keith Fisher III had eight points and led the team with nine rebounds.
Wyoming cruises to 89-75 win over San Jose State
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Hayden Dalton sank six 3-pointers and hauled in 10 rebounds to lead Wyoming to an 89-75 win over San Jose State on Saturday.
Dalton was 6 of 12 from the field and hit all four of his free throws to finish with 22 points and pick up his sixth straight 20-point game. Justin James added 17 points, Alan Herndon had 15 points and Cody Kelley, Hunter Maldonado and Alexander Aka Gorski had 11 points each for Wyoming (17-10, 8-6 Mountain West Conference).
Logwood sparks New Mexico late in 71-68 victory
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Sam Logwood scored the Lobos' final six points and New Mexico denied San Jose State its first Mountain West Conference win this season, beating the Spartans 71-68 on Saturday.
Logwood's basket with 3:50 to go gave the Lobos the lead for good at 64-62. He added another basket and four more free throws in the final 1:49.
Utah State tops San Jose State for 21st straight time, 86-72
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Koby McEwen scored 24 points and Utah State opened its Mountain West Conference season by beating San Jose State for the 21st straight time, topping the Spartans 86-72 on Wednesday night.
The Aggies are 33-4 all-time against San Jose State at home and have beaten the Spartans 25 straight times in Logan. Overall, they've beaten the Spartans in 27 of the last 28 meetings.
Utah State left little doubt how this one was going to turn out, racing to a 44-28 lead by intermission.
Southern Illinois rolls to 76-58 win over San Jose State
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Kavion Pippen scored 22 points with four steals and Southern Illinois rolled to 76-58 win over San Jose State on Saturday.
Pippen was 9 of 10 from the field and hit all of his free throws for the Salukis (4-2). Armon Fletcher added 15 points and six rebounds, Aaron Cook had 12 points and Jonathan Wiley chipped in 10.
The team shot 52.6 percent compared to 40 percent for San Jose State.
San Jose St. dumps Idaho St. 62-54 behind Hillsman’s 15
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jaycee Hillsman scored 15 points, Isaiah Nichols had a career-high 14 points and San Jose State kept Idaho State winless with a 62-54 victory over the Bengals on Wednesday night.
Hillsman broke a 9-9 tie with a pair of 3-pointer and a 3-point play off a layup and San Jose State (2-3) never trailed again. The Spartans led 22-15 at the break — Idaho State's lowest-scoring half of the season.
Better, Cohee lead Southern Utah to 81-69 win over SJSU
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Brandon Better had all 15 of his points in the first half and Jadon Cohee finished with 19 as Southern Utah started fast and held on for an 81-69 win over San Jose State on Thursday night.
Better outscored the Spartans early as he drilled four from beyond the arc and converted a 3-point play to give Southern Utah a 30-14 lead with 4:10 left in the first half.
Wright’s 22 PTs leads San Diego past San Jose St. 81-64
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Isaiah Wright scored 22 points on 9-for-13 shooting and distributed seven assists and Olin Carter III had 18 points and San Diego defeated San Jose State 81-64 in the Toreros season opener on Sunday.
Isaiah Nichols made a layup and Jaycee Hillsman added a pair of free throws to bring San Jose State to within 16-14, but the Toreros used a 15-1 run with 3-pointers from Carter, Hunter Summy and Cameron Neubauer and never looked back.
Wyoming 74, San Jose State 62
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San Jose State (14-15, 7-11): Brandon Clarke 20, Ryan Welage 19, Terrell Brown 2, Jalen James 2, Jaycee Hillsman 6, Brandon Mitchell 7, Isaiah Nichols 2, Isaac Thornton 2, Cody Schwartz 2.
Wyoming (18-13, 8-10): Alan Herndon 13, Hayden Dalton 11, Jeremy Lieberman 10, Jason McManamen 9, Justin James 15, Andrew Moemeka 4, Cody Kelley 10, Louis Adams 2.
McEwen, Merrill lift Utah State past San Jose State 81-75
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Koby McEwen scored 23 points shooting 10 for 11 from the foul line and Sam Merrill finished with 22 on 9-for-12 shooting and Utah State held off San Jose State for an 81-75 win on Wednesday night.
McEwen buried a 3 to extend the Utah State's lead to 59-44 before San Jose State went on a 17-8 run to get within 67-61 on Isaac Thornton's 3 with 5:19 to go.
Brown’s jumper with 13.5 to go lifts San Jose St. past UNLV
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Terrell Brown scored the game-winner with 13.5 seconds left and San Jose State beat UNLV 76-74 on Saturday for its fourth straight win.
Brown had the ball at the top of the arc and drove the lane before making a jump shot just in front of the net. UNLV's Jovan Mooring, who finished with 18 points, missed a jumper from inside the paint to end it.
San Jose State beats San Diego State for 1st time since 1999
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Clarke scored 22 points and grabbed seven rebounds, and San Jose State beat San Diego State 76-71 on Tuesday night for its first victory in the series since Jan. 30, 1999.
Jaycee Hillsman was called for an offensive foul on San Jose State's inbounds play with 25.2 seconds left. SDSU's Trey Kell received a pass far from the basket, took one dribble and nailed a long 3-pointer to pull to 74-71 with 19.4 to go.
San Jose State rallies from 13-point deficit, beats UNLV
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Clarke scored 23 points and matched a career-high with 15 rebounds, and San Jose State rallied from a 13-point deficit and then held off UNLV for a 76-72 victory on Saturday.
The game was tied 63-63 with about four minutes to go. Ryan Welage and Isaiah Nichols each hit 3-pointers, and Clarke made two layups and the Spartans led 73-68. Jovan Mooring made a 3 to pull UNLV to 73-71 with 21 seconds left.
Boise State earns wire-to-wire win over San Jose State
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — David Wacker scored 17 points on 5-of-5 shooting and grabbed seven rebounds, Chandler Hutchison finished with 15 points and eight rebounds, and Boise State topped San Jose State 75-65 in a wire-to-wire win on Saturday.
San Jose State beats Life Pacific 109-70
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Clarke had 18 points and nine rebounds and San Jose State tied a program record with 30 assists in a 109-70 win over Life Pacific on Saturday.
Cody Schwartz added 17 points for the Spartans (5-4), who had their second 100-point game in a season for the first time since 1970-71.
Northwest 85, Dawson 80
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Northwest College: Jonathan Kidd 35, Carter Baxter 3, Luc Lombardy 6, Levi Londole 4, Devonte Morgan 7, Blake Hinze 11, Damon Leachg 4.
Dawson Community College: tBrandon Chevannes 11, Brent Finn 12, Gavin McPherson 9, Kade Osborn 1, Daniel Shedden 32, Kolton Wall 10, Aaron Frots 1, Bret Vester 4.