Fresno State (12-14, 7-6) kept threatening. Guerrero swept in for a layup and was fouled by Avila, his fifth. Guerrero also made the free throw. He finished with 20 points. Marvelle Harris and Julien Lewis added 14 each.
Fresno State added a patch to its jerseys in memory of Jerry Tarkanian, who died Feb. 11. An alum, Tarkanian ended his career at Fresno State in 2002.