San Diego State Downs Nevada 73-58 - Match Report

San Diego State got 17 points from Xavier Thames as they ran past Nevada 73-58 on Saturday at Viejas Arena.

San Diego State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 12-point spread as favorites.

Winston Shepard had 16 points for San Diego State and Josh Davis chipped in with 9 points. Xavier Thames had 5 assists for them, while Josh Davis was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.

Nevada got 17 points from Jerry Evans, Jr. in a losing cause and another 11 points from Deonte Burton. Deonte Burton contributed 5 assists for them, while Deonte Burton had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed San Diego State were victorious, as the score was 37-31 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Nevada as they grabbed 29 boards, while San Diego State only had 27.