Schakel, Mitchell lead Aztecs to 87-44 win over Jackson State
The Aztecs (4-2) bounced back from their appearance at the Maui Invitational, where they were routed by then-No. 1 Duke, rallied to beat Xavier and then were routed by Iowa State.
San Diego State committed 21 turnovers.
SDSU jumped out to leads of 9-0 and 16-2. Hemsley, Mitchell and Watson each made a 3-pointer for a 9-0 lead that forced the Tigers to take a timeout. McDaniels made a baseline jumper for an 11-0 lead before Jackson State made its first basket, a reverse layup by Venji Wallis.
The Aztecs led 49-21 at halftime. The Tigers had only eight field goals while committing 16 turnovers.
Jackson State: The Tigers went 0-2 in San Diego. They lost 76-58 at San Diego on Saturday night despite leading by nine points midway through the first half.
San Diego State: The Aztecs needed a laugher after a rough appearance in Maui, where they were lost by 26 points to Duke, rallied from a 19-point deficit to beat Xavier 79-74 and then lost 87-57 to Iowa State to finish sixth in the eight-team tourney.
Jackson State visits Santa Clara on Thursday night, their third stop on a four-game West Coast swing.
San Diego State plays at Illinois State on Saturday as part of the Missouri Valley-Mountain West Challenge.