Utah State outscored SJSU 59-33 including 28-8 in the paint.
The Spartans overcome three 15-point first-half deficits in the win.
Six Spartans finished in double-figure scoring.
It's the first win over Santa Clara inside the Event Center.
Five Spartans finished in double-figure scoring in the win.
Men's Basketball vs. San Jose State January 4, 2017
AT SJSU: Completed his first active season in 2016-17 after spending his first year as a medical redshirt.
2016-17: Played in 14 games as a reserve center … Scored a season-high seven points in the season-opening win versus West Coast Baptist ... Contributed defensively to San José State’s win over Washington State (11/27) with a block and a steal in just one minute on the floor.
2015-16: Redshirted the season
HIGH SCHOOL: A graduate of Norco (Calif.) High School … Averaged 11.4 points, and 9.4 rebounds in 17 games as a senior before a season-ending injury … Averaged 9.0 point and 9.0 rebounds per game junior year … Combined to shoot over 50 percent from the floor during his final two seasons.
ASHTIN: A communication studies major … Enjoys rock climbing ... A member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) ... The native of Norco, Calif., grew up on a farm and enjoys memories of herding donkeys on the family property.