Big West Roundup


Fresno State 76, Utah State 72--Forward Jervis Cole scored 27 points and grabbed 9 rebounds to lead the Bulldogs to victory at Logan, Utah.

It was the Big West opener for both schools. Fresno improved to 6-4 overall; Utah State is 2-8.

Utah State was led by Darrel White with 22 points. The Aggies’ leading scorer, Reid Newey, hit only 4 of 17 shots, including 3 3-pointers, but made 9 of 10 free throws and ended the night with 20 points, 19 coming in the first half.


San Jose State 76, Pacific 72--Steve Haney scored 26 points at San Jose as the Spartans posted their third win in the last four games. San Jose is 5-6 overall, 1-1 in the Big West. UOP dropped to 4-5 and 0-1.

Reggie Ricks led Pacific with 20 points.