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December 4, 2019 (Fort Collins, Colo.) - Malachi Flynn had 23 points as San Diego State stretched its season-opening winning streak to nine games, rolling past Colorado State 79-57 on Wednesday night.
The game marked the Mountain West Conference opener for both teams.
Matt Mitchell had 18 points and a season-high eight rebounds for San Diego State (9-0, 1-0 Mountain West Conference). Nathan Mensah added seven rebounds.
Colorado State totaled 25 second-half points, a season low for the team.
Nico Carvacho had 16 points, 11 rebounds and three assists for the Rams (6-4, 0-1). Kendle Moore added 14 points.
San Diego State: For just the second time in the 99 seasons of the program, San Diego State has opened a season 9-0 (the Aztecs opened the 2010-11 campaign 20-0)... The 22-point victory was the largest for SDSU in 40 all-time meetings with Colorado State in Fort Collins. This marked the seventh time in nine games this season that the Aztecs did not trail in the second half.
San Diego State opens the home portion of Mountain West Conference play with a Sunday noon game against San Jose State.