Cowboys Hold Off Scrappy Aztecs, 93-87

Jan. 29, 2000

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - LeDarion Jones and Chris McMillian each had 18 points to drive Wyoming past San Diego State 93-87 on Saturday.

For the sixth lead change of the second half, an 11-2 run put the Cowboys (12-8, 2-3 Mountain West) ahead 71-62 with 7:51 to go. The Aztecs (5-13, 0-5 Mountain West) never regained the lead and collected a seventh straight loss.

During the first half, San Diego State took off on runs of 13-3, 8-1 and 15-1, wiping out two wide Wyoming leads, including one of 17 points, and entered the half ahead 47-41.

Sophomore Myron Epps had a career-high 32 points to lead the Aztecs.

Anthony Blakes, whose status for the game was questionable earlier in the week because of a toe injury, contributed 17 points for the Cowboys.