Men's Hoops Cruises Past Utah State, 74-55
Jan. 15, 2017
Trey Kell added 12 points for SDSU (10-7, 2-3 Mountain West), which won its second straight game after losing the first three games of Mountain West Conference play.
Sam Merrill scored 18 and Jalen Moore 13 for the Aggies (8-9, 2-4).
Hemsley hit a 3-pointer three minutes into the game to start the string of 12 straight baskets, which carried the Aztecs to a 31-15 lead after Shrigley made consecutive 3-pointers midway through the half. Shrigley made another jumper, Trey Kell had two jumpers and Hemsley added another 3-pointer and a layup.
Utah State then went on a 14-0 run, capped by Moore's 3-pointer, to pull to 31-29. The Aztecs scored the next 10 points, including two straight shots by Malik Pope and a 3-pointer by Shrigley. SDSU led 41-34 at halftime.
Shrigley was 4 of 6 from 3-point range and the Aztecs made 10 of 24.