FORT WORTH, Texas -- Dairese Gary had 32 points and nine assists as New Mexico defeated TCU 80-70 on Saturday night.
A.J. Hardeman added 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Lobos (18-11, 6-8 Mountain West), who snapped a four-game losing streak.
The Horned Frogs scored the first 10 points of the second half to take a 39-36 lead on back-to-back 3-pointers by Greg Hill.
TCU was still ahead 50-46 with 11:05 remaining when New Mexico's Phillip McDonald hit a 3-pointer to start a 9-0 run for the Lobos. Gary scored the final four points of the run, giving New Mexico a 55-50 lead with 9:13 left, and the Lobos extended the lead to as many as 15 points down the stretch.