SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Mac Peterson scored a career-high 25 points and San Jose State defeated New Mexico State 93-84 in Western Athletic Conference play on Saturday night.
Adrian Oliver added 22 points and five assists. San Jose State (11-8, 4-3) set a season-high for 3-pointers making 12 of 20 (60.0 percent).
Jahmar Young had a career-high 34 points for New Mexico State (12-8, 5-2), which went into the night tied with Louisiana Tech for the conference lead.
The Aggies held a 56-44 lead early in the second half before the Spartans went runs of 13-0 and 17-5 to take a nine-point led into the final five minutes.
Spartans starting forward C.J. Webster missed his fourth straight game with an injury to his right eye.