SAN DIEGO -- JJ O'Brien scored 16 points on 7-of-9 shooting to lead San Diego State to a 93-41 rout over NAIA San Diego Christian Wednesday night.
Five players scored in double-figures for San Diego State (2-1) and nine of the ten players that saw the floor scored at least two points.
San Diego State scored the first 21 points of the game in route to a 49-23 lead at halftime. San Diego Christian was held to 22 percent from the field for the game. The Aztecs outrebounded the Hawks 51-34, and shot 56 percent from the field including 8-of-17 from 3.
Kwaminique Brandon led San Diego Christian with 14 points.
The Aztecs have now won 35-straight games versus teams from California. San Diego State will play in the Wooden Legacy Tournament on Thanksgiving night.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.