Scores

Final

San Diego State 67

(11-18, 4-10 MW)

New Mexico 77

(25-6, 10-4 MW)

    12:00 AM ET, March 12, 2005

    Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado

    1 2 T
    SDSU 28 3967
    UNM 36 4177

    New Mexico 60, San Diego State 50

    SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Marcus Slaughter and John Sharper each scored 12 points Thursday as San Diego State held off a St. Xavier comeback and won 60-50 in exhibition play.

    Slaughter, a junior forward, added seven rebounds and five blocked shots. Sharper, a senior guard, also had eight rebounds.

    The Aztecs led 32-25 at halftime, building a 56-34 lead with 6:33 to play. St. Xavier of Chicago began a 16-4 run, but San Diego held on for the win.

    Jason Reiter led St. Xavier with 13 points.

    The Aztecs open the regular season Nov. 17 against Alaska Fairbanks.

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