Royce O'Neale added 11 points for the Pioneers (17-8, 13-2 Western Athletic), who have won six straight games and 13 of 14.
Denver used a 13-1 run to take control of the game with a 28-12 advantage with 2:20 remaining before halftime.
San Jose State, which trailed 28-14 at intermission, got no closer than 12 points in the second half.
The Pioneers shot 53.3 percent (24 of 45) from the floor.
The family of former Houston Astros owner Roy Hofheinz wants a court to require the University of Houston to keep his name on the school's basketball arena.
Michigan has hired assistant basketball coaches Billy Donlon and Saddi Washington.
Duke and Cincinnati, 2016 NCAA tournament teams, highlight the eight-team field for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament.