Scores

Final

New Mexico 74

(5-1, 1-1 away)

S Illinois 59

(3-4, 2-2 home)

    8:05 PM ET, December 1, 2010

    SIU Arena, Carbondale, Illinois

    1 2 T
    UNM 33 4174
    SIU 30 2959

    Top Performers

    New Mexico: D. Gary 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast

    Southern Illinois: K. Brown-Surles 10 Pts, 5 Reb, 8 Ast, 1 Stl

    New Mexico 74, S. Illinois 59

    Associated Press

    CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Dairese Gary scored 15 points to lead four New Mexico players in double digits as part of a 74-59 win over Southern Illinois on Wednesday night.

    Phillip McDonald and Emmanuel Negedu each scored 11 points for the Lobos (5-1) while Jamal Fenton added 10.

    New Mexico led 33-30 at halftime but widened their advantage in the first 10 minutes of the second half by outscoring the Salukis (3-4) 26-12.

    The Lobos finished with 46.3 percent shooting.

    Troy Long led the Salukis with 13 points, including three 3-pointers, while Carlton Fay, Mamadou Seck and Kendal Brown-Surles each added 10 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNM
    SIU
    Points 74 59
    FG Made-Attempted 25-54 (.463) 20-54 (.370)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-16 (.438) 6-22 (.273)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-25 (.680) 13-20 (.650)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 18 2

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