Scores

Final

New Mexico 53

(14-14, 5-9 MW)

UNLV 55

(17-11, 7-7 MW)

    12:00 AM ET, March 12, 2004

    Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado

    1 2 T
    UNM 30 2353
    UNLV 24 3155

    UNLV 55, New Mexico 53

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- David Chiotti scored 17 points and Danny Granger had 16 in New Mexico's 94-63 exhibition win over Sul Ross State on Saturday.

    Chiotti, Granger and Alfred Neale led the Lobos to a 47-35 edge in rebounding. Chiotti had 7 rebounds, Neale 8 and Granger 6.

    Guard Rick Herrera was the leading scorer for Sul Ross with 12 points.

    Chiotti hit 8 of 10 shots, while Neale was 5-for-8 and Granger 5-for-10. Overall the Lobos shot 51.5 percent.

    New Mexico led 52-27 at halftime. The Lobos, who beat Eastern New Mexico 99-67 in an exhibition game on Monday again were solid at the free throw line. They hit 20 of 24 free throws after going 30-for-35 against Eastern New Mexico.

    Sul Ross, unable to get much offense inside, hit 8 of 26 3-pointers. Overall Sul Ross shot 36 percent, hitting 25 of 69 shots.

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