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Marcio Jose Sanchez, AP
Utah State guard Chris Smith (34) dribbles past San Jose State forward Brandon Mitchell (4) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jalen Moore scored 20 points and grabbed six rebounds as Utah State routed San Jose State 76-54 on Wednesday night.

Utah State (15-10, 8-5 Mountain West) now has won its last 17 games with San Jose State and 37 of its past 41. The team now has won three straight following back-to-back losses to San Diego State and Boise State.

San Jose State (2-23, 0-13) took an early 4-0 lead on a layup by Isaac Thornton and a jumper by Darryl Gaynor II and maintained it for more than 11 minutes before Moore gave Utah State the lead, 14-13, on a layup with 8:25 to play in the first half. By intermission the Aggies had pushed the lead to 13 points, 40-27.

Chris Smith added 17 points for Utah State, which shot 54 percent from the field (27 of 50).

Jaleel Williams scored 20 points to lead the Spartans.