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Utah St. 81, Long Beach St. 53

LOGAN, Utah -- Pooh Williams scored a career-high 19 points, Tai Wesley added 16 points and a career-high 14 rebounds and Utah State defeated Long Beach State 81-53 Tuesday night.

Brian Green added 13 points for the Aggies (6-2), and coach Stew Morrill won his 300th game at Utah State.

Casper Ware scored 11 points to lead the 49ers (5-5) and Eugene Phelps had 10.

Wesley had 10 points and 10 rebounds in the first half to help Utah State build a 37-25 lead at intermission. The Aggies pushed their lead to 30 in the second half when they shot 60 percent.

Utah State outrebounded Long Beach State 42-31 and shot 49.2 percent overall.

Long Beach State coach Dan Monson received two technical fouls and was tossed 4 1/2 minutes into the game after coming out onto the court and arguing with officials.