The Aztecs (8-1) built a 30-point lead at the break and limited Southern Utah to 12 field goals for the entire contest.
Thames made 6-of-9 from the field and was backed up by 14 points from Aqeel Quinn with 14 and Josh Davis with 13.
Southern Utah (1-7) was led by Trey Kennedy with 10 points. He was the only player to reach double digit scoring for the Thunderbirds.
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]