Stakes are high on the early game of the regular season conference finale.
A gritty defensive battle at a sold-out Pit sees the New Mexico Lobos avenging a deflating loss at Viejas Arena earlier this season. The loss officially eliminates the preseason favorite San Diego St. Aztecs from the conference championship.
Colorado State extends their home winning streak to 27 games, as they defeated San Diego State on Wednesday.
Chris drives down to San Diego, goes to the Mesa and recaps the game at Viejas for the first time in true enemy territory.
The No. 25 San Diego St. Aztecs got 12 points transfer J.J. O'Brien and 10 points from Jamaal Franklin and dominated the offensive and defensive boards to defeat the No. 15/17 New Mexico Lobos Saturday afternoon at Viejas Arena in San Diego.
The San Diego St. Aztecs desperately need to topple the New Mexico Lobos to re-enter the Mountain West race Saturday at Viejas Arena.