Scores

Final

The Citadel 58

(3-7, 1-1 Southern)

New Mexico 84

(9-1, 7-0 home)

3:00 PM ET, December 19, 2010

University Arena, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1 2 T
CIT 32 2658
UNM 42 4284

Top Performers

Citadel: M. Groselle 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast

New Mexico: P. McDonald 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Stl

New Mexico 84, The Citadel 58

Associated Press

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Phillip McDonald scored 17 points and New Mexico beat The Citadel 84-58 Sunday.

A.J. Hardeman added 12 points for the Lobos (9-1), who have won seven straight. Chad Adams and UCLA transfer Drew Gordon, making his debut for New Mexico, each had 11.

Austin Dahn scored 15 points and Mike Groselle added 14 to lead the Bulldogs (3-7).

McDonald scored eight points, including a resounding two-handed dunk, during the Lobos' 16-2 run to start the second half as New Mexico increased its 10-point advantage to 58-34.

The Citadel led 23-20 lead with 8:10 left in the first half and trailed just 28-26 with 5:23 to go. But New Mexico used a 14-4 run just before halftime to go up 42-30 and led by double digits the rest of the way.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CIT
UNM
Points 58 84
FG Made-Attempted 20-47 (.426) 29-57 (.509)
3P Made-Attempted 5-11 (.455) 6-18 (.333)
FT Made-Attempted 13-18 (.722) 20-26 (.769)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 33

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