Utah State vs Denver

Denver 68, Utah St. 57

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DENVER (AP) - Brett Olson scored 18 points and Denver extended its winning streak to seven games with a 68-57 victory over Utah State on Saturday.

Chase Hallam added 14 points, Chris Udofia had 13 and Jalen Love 10 for the Pioneers (11-7, 7-1 Western Athletic), who shot 57 percent from the floor and hit 10 of 19 3-pointers. Denver also had a season-low three turnovers, none in the first half when it jumped out to a 36-25 lead.

Marvin Jean led Utah State (14-3, 5-2) with 14 points. Jarred Shaw added 10 points and nine rebounds. The Aggies were without leading scorer and preseason WAC player of the year Preston Medlin and third-leading scorer Kyisean Reed, who both suffered injuries Thursday at New Mexico State.

The Pioneers opened the second half with a 17-5 run to build its biggest lead of the game at 53-31 with 12:06 remaining. The Aggies trailed by double digits the rest of the way.

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Utah State Aggies
M. Jean, F324-62-242114
J. Shaw, F312-56-690210
B. Clifford, F274-40-02058
S. Butterfield, G342-73-34309
M. Davis, G301-61-10403
T. Roland282-54-53119
M. Lopez141-12-43034
J. Stone40-00-00000
Totals 16-3418-2127101257
 47.1%85.7% 
Denver Pioneers
R. O'Neale, F352-42-51437
C. Udofia, F335-102-523113
B. Olson, G377-130-034018
C. Hallam, G346-90-041414
J. Love, G264-61-122210
C. Griffin221-31-23033
M. Byrd71-10-01303
N. Engesser50-00-00020
B. Foeman10-00-00000
Totals 26-466-1317171568
 56.5%46.2% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Nevada5-216-430
Boise St.5-212-688
Fresno St.5-313-7124
New Mexico5-312-892
Colorado St.4-312-8173
San Diego St3-311-7102
Wyoming3-413-799
UNLV3-410-10195
San Jose St.2-59-9165
Utah St.2-59-10191
Air Force2-59-11217

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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Denver4-312-8196
South Dakota4-313-9151
Neb.-Omaha4-411-10126
IPFW3-414-7129
IUPUI3-49-12211
Oral Roberts3-47-14230
Western Ill.3-46-12317
S. Dak. St.2-59-13269
 
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