LOGAN, Utah -- Spencer Butterfield scored 10 points and grabbed a career-high 20 rebounds to lead Utah State past Texas State 77-61 on Thursday night.
Neither team could hold onto the ball very long, committing 19 turnovers apiece, but that didn't seem to bother the Aggies which took a 34-15 lead at halftime and led by as many as 26 points midway through the second half. Utah State (20-9, 10-7 WAC) scored 23 points off turnovers compared to seven for the Bobcats.
Utah State shot 41.4 percent from the field and was 24 of 30 from the free-throw line.
Reggie Witherspoon, who spent more than 13 seasons coaching at Buffalo, is returning to the city to coach Canisius College.
North Carolina Hall of Fame men's basketball coach Roy Williams is recovering from knee-replacement surgery.
Sparkling facilities are one thing, but Tim Miles needs to regain the momentum of Nebraska's 2014 run to the NCAAs if it is to play with the big boys.