Utah St. 69, Utah Valley St. 63
OREM, Utah (AP)
The lead changed hands 10 times, most of those in the first half, before Utah State (6-1) took control.
Utah State shot 54.7 percent from the floor, had a 35-20 rebounding advantage and its bench outscored Utah Valley (5-7) 17-0.
Utah Valley had four men score in double figures. They were Alfonzo Hubbard and Holton Hunsaker with 17, Nick Thompson with 13 and Jason Johnson with 10.
Utah State's biggest lead -- 12 -- came with 7:24 left in the game.