Isaiah Nichols scores a career-high 14 points & Jaycee Hillsman tosses in 15 in the win.
Ryan Welage led the Spartans with 17 points.
The Spartans had 30 assists in the win.
Ryan Welage and Keith Fisher each scored 16 points to lead SJSU.
Jaycee Hillsman had a game-high 16 points for the Spartans.
Jan. 28, 2017
USATSI Gallery - San Jose State @ No. 15 St. Mary's
San Jose State vs. Fresno State January 16, 2016
AT SJSU: Has played in every game during his first two seasons as a Spartan … Signed with SJSU in May of 2015 after playing one season at Don Bosco Prep in Crown Point, Ind. ... Currently one of 11 Don Bosco Prep alums playing at the Division I level.
2015-16: Competed in 30 games and made 16 of his 20 starts during the conference season … Averaged 4.5 points and 1.2 rebounds per game … Part of a true freshmen group which contributed 43.5 percent of SJSU’s scoring, which finished second in the country to Kentucky … Scored a season-high 14 points in as many minutes off the bench in a 128-66 win over Life Pacific College (12/22) … Season-high four rebounds in the win over Antelope Valley (12/2) … Season-high five assists in the victory over Air Force (1/30) … 11 games with multiple assists, and at least one assist in the final 14 consecutive games … Second on the team, shooting 77.6 percent from the foul line … Knocked down two threes as part of a 12-0 run to open the game against Air Force (1/30), which the Spartans won, 75-54.
DON BOSCO PREP: Played one postgraduate season with Don Bosco Prep in Crown Point, Ind. … Averaged 23 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game … Led all teams in scoring at the 2015 La Lumiere Classic.
SIMEON HIGH SCHOOL: Played his senior year at Simeon High School in Chicago, Ill. … Helped lead the team to a 35-5 record and an Illinois High School Association Class 4A section title … Sent a semi-final game into overtime with a last-second three and continued to help Simeon win in triple overtime against St. Charles North … A 2013 second-team All-Pontiac Holiday Tournament honoree.
THOMAS MORE HIGH SCHOOL: Attended St. Thomas More for his freshman and sophomore seasons … An All-East Central Area first-team selection as a sophomore … Sophomore year averaged 17.8 points per game and was a two-time in-season tournament MVP at the Schlarman Topper Classic and Monticello Holiday Tournament.
MORE ON JAYCEE: A philosophy major with a minor in justice studies ... Competed in China for prep basketball during the summer of 2015 … Lists a wide variety of career aspriations including being a barber, actor, singer/song writer comedian and playing basketball professionally … a native of Champaign, Ill.