Spartans Fall in Close Contest at No. 20 San Diego State


SAN DIEGO - Myron (MJ) Amey Jr. produced a double-double of 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead the San José State men's basketball team (9-20, 2-14 Mountain West) in a 72-64 loss at No. 20 San Diego State (22-7, 11-5 Mountain West) on Tuesday night.

  • The Spartans outscored the Aztecs 25-17 in the final 10 minutes and trailed by only four, 66-62, with 31 seconds left.
  • SJSU led for over 10 minutes (10:32) in the contest.
  • Amey Jr. recorded the third double-double of his career.
  • Amey Jr. tied his career high of five made 3-pointers and finished the game as a team-high +8.
  • Three other Spartans scored in double figures as Trey Anderson, Latrell Davis and Alvaro Cardenas tallied 14, 13 and 11 points, respectively.
  • William Humer registered a career-high two blocks and tied T. Anderson for the game high.

UP NEXT: The Spartans will head to Las Vegas to play UNLV on Saturday, March 2. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. on CBS Sports Network and KTRB 860 AM.

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