Scores

Final

California 78

(4-3, 0-1 away)

New Mexico 86

(7-0, 5-0 home)

    9:00 PM ET, December 2, 2009

    University Arena, Albuquerque, New Mexico

    1 2 T
    CAL 42 3678
    UNM 43 4386

    Top Performers

    California: J. Boykin 21 Pts, 13 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    New Mexico: D. Hobson 22 Pts, 15 Reb, 3 Ast

    New Mexico rides Hobson's 22 past California

    Associated Press

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Darington Hobson collected 22 points and 15 rebounds to help New Mexico stay unbeaten with a 86-78 victory against California (No. 25 ESPN/USA Today) on Wednesday night.

    A late 3-pointer from Roman Martinez put the Lobos (7-0) ahead to stay. Martinez finished with 16 points.

    Jamal Boykin had 21 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Golden Bears (4-3).

    The game was tight throughout, but New Mexico closed with a 9-2 run, resulting in happy students rushing the floor as the final buzzer sounded.

    Martinez's big shot came with 3:14 remaining and the score 74-74. The game had 17 lead changes and was tied 12 times.

    Phillip McDonald added 15 points for New Mexico, while Jerome Randle added 20 for Cal.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CAL
    UNM
    Points 78 86
    FG Made-Attempted 28-62 (.452) 24-58 (.414)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-27 (.370) 11-30 (.367)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-17 (.706) 27-35 (.771)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 8

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