FRESNO, Calif. — Senior guard Taylor Richards scored a team-high 17 points as Utah State women's basketball fell to Fresno State, 69-52, Sunday at the Bulldogs' Save Mart Center in Western Athletic Conference action.

Senior center Jenny Gross added 16 points for the Aggies as the only other player to score in double-figures for USU and also snared six rebounds.

Senior forward Jamelah Brown was held scoreless for just the second time this season, but she tallied a team-high eight rebounds and junior guard Danyelle Snelgro pulled down five rebounds

as the Aggies were out-rebounded by the Bulldogs, 41-39.

Utah State suffered its eighth-straight loss and is now 6-16 overall and 2-8 in conference action, while Fresno State won its third game in a row and is now 14-9 on the season with a 9-1 league record.

USU wraps up its four-game road trip on Thursday at San Jose State (2-20, 1-8 WAC).