San Jose St., NM attempt to finish streak

San Jose State (2-10, 0-8) v New Mexico (4-8, 0-8) Burns Arena, St. George, Utah; Thursday, 3 p.m. EST BOTTOM …

San Jose State (2-10, 0-8) versus New Mexico (4-8, 0-8)

Burns Arena, St. George, Utah; Thursday, 3 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: New Mexico wants to extend the defeat in the conference of the state of San Jose to 19 games. San Jose State’s last MWC win was on January 25, 2020 against the Air Force Falcons 90-81. New Mexico have suspended their last nine games against conference opponents from last season.

BIG MEN ON THE CAMPUS: New Mexico’s Makuach Maluach averaged 13.2 points and 5.7 rebounds, while Saquan Singleton averaged 8.3 points and 4.4 rebounds. For the Spartans, Richard Washington averaged 22.2 points and 5.3 rebounds, while Jalen Dalcourt scored 12 points in three games. He’s also implemented 78.9 percent of his fouls this season.

WINLESS WHEN: The Lobos are 0-7 if they allow at least 68 points and 4-1 if they hold opponents against anything below 68 points. The Spartans are 0-9 if they score 71 points or less and 2-1 if they exceed 71 points.

COLD SPELL: San Jose State has lost its last six street games, scoring 62.5 points while allowing 86.7 per game.

DID YOU KNOW THAT: New Mexico had an excellent offensive rebound percentage of 35.4 percent this year? This number ranks 26th in the country. The offensive rebound percentage for the state of San Jose is just 22 percent (309th place).

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