San Diego, CA (Sports Network) - JJ O'Brien finished with a double-double and
San Diego State played excellent defense in dropping the 15th-ranked New
Mexico Lobos, 55-34, on Saturday.
O'Brien had 12 points along with 10 rebounds for the Aztecs (16-4, 4-2 MWC),
who forced 17 turnovers and held the Lobos to just 25 percent (11-of-44)
shooting from the field.
Jamaal Franklin contributed with 10 points and seven boards in San Diego
State's second consecutive victory.
In suffering their first conference defeat, the Lobos (17-3, 4-1) had their
four-game winning streak snapped. New Mexico failed to score 20 points in
either half and finished with its lowest point total of the season.
Kendall Williams was the only scorer for New Mexico in double-figures, posting
14 points in the loss.
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