San Diego State Defeats Colorado State 65-56 - Recap

San Diego State Defeats Colorado State 65-56 - Recap

San Diego State grabbed a 65-56 win over Colorado State on Saturday, behind a 24-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 11-point spread.

San Diego State got 17 points from Winston Shepard and another 8 points from Aqeel Quinn. Xavier Thames contributed 2 assists, while JJ O'Brien cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Colorado State got 24 points from Jon Octeus in a losing cause and another 9 points from J.J. Avila. Joe De Ciman contributed 2 assists for them, while J.J. Avila had 13 rebounds.

San Diego State led at halftime, 32-20.