Dwayne Brown Jr. and Quinn Taylor scored 15 points apiece and the Aggies (13-11, 6-5 Mountain West Conference) shot 56.4 percent from the floor. McEwen had a career-high six of Utah State's 13 3-pointers.
The Lobos closed to 70-64 after scoring 10 straight, then to 83-80 with 1:03 left after Troy Simons' dunk, but got no closer. The Aggies sealed it with four free throws in the final 27 seconds.
Taylor's layup put Utah State up 28-19, but the Lobos led 32-30 after Anthony Mathis' jumper capped a 13-2 run. Brown hit a 3 and Utah State led 39-35 at halftime.
Morant drops 40-point double-double in win vs. SIU-Edwardsville
Ja Morant shows up big time for Murray State by putting up 40 points and 11 assists to lead a 82-72 victory over SIU-Edwardsville.
Morant dominates during monster performance
Ja Morant carries Murray State to a win while becoming the first D-I player in the last 20 seasons with 40 points, 10 dimes & 5 steals in a regulation game.
Troy buries long 3 to stun Georgia State
Troy capped a late-game flurry with a long 3-pointer to win on their home floor.