San Diego State Defeats Boise State 69-66 - Recap

San Diego State Defeats Boise State 69-66 - Recap

San Diego State grabbed a 69-66 win over Boise State on Wednesday, behind a 16-point effort from Xavier Thames at Viejas Arena.

San Diego State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 6-point spread.

Winston Shepard had 16 points for San Diego State and Aqeel Quinn chipped in with 9 points. Josh Davis had 3 assists for them, while Josh Davis was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Boise State got 21 points from Derrick Marks in a losing cause and another 17 points from Anthony Drmic. Derrick Marks contributed 3 assists for them, while Anthony Drmic had 10 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed San Diego State were victorious, as the score was 34-26 at the break.

Boise State had a 37-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.