Texas-San Antonio vs San Jose State

Texas-San Antonio 67, San Jose St. 49


LAS VEGAS (AP) - Jeromie Hill had 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead UTSA to a 67-49 win over San Jose State in the first round of the Western Athletic Conference tournament Tuesday night.

Kannon Burrage scored 20 points for the ninth-seeded Roadrunners (9-21). Hill was 8 of 15 from the field for the game, and Burrage was 8 of 14. Edrico McGregor added 14 points, and Michael Hale III had 10 points and five assists.

UTSA led 28-16 at halftime and never trailed. Both teams had 13 turnovers and UTSA only outrebounded the Spartans 37-36. But the Roadrunners shot 50 percent from the field for the game, while the Spartans shot 32 percent.

LaVanne Pennington had 21 points for the No. 8 seed Spartans (9-20). Chris Cunningham had 12 points and a team-high nine rebounds.

UTSA moves on to play top-seed Louisiana Tech in the Western Athletic Conference quarterfinals on Thursday.

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Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners
J. Hill, F378-155-5102321
J. Sims, F350-20-08120
L. Wilkins, C160-20-03040
M. Hale III, G394-131-355310
K. Burrage, G368-144-532220
E. McGregor247-70-152214
H. Thomas131-30-01132
Totals 28-5610-1437131967
San Jose State Spartans
C. Cunningham, F343-46-690412
L. Garrett, F281-70-01002
D. Andoh, F160-20-23030
D. Brown, G391-81-24323
L. Pennington, G339-212-370321
A. Moor180-10-02220
J. Williams183-91-24028
S. Smith141-41-24033
M. VanKirk00-00-00000
Totals 18-5611-173651949
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UT-San Antonio8-1014-16237
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