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Final

New Mexico 89

(11-2, 3-0 away)

New Mexico St 69

(8-5, 4-2 home)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    9:00 PM ET, December 28, 2011

    Pan American Center, Las Cruces, New Mexico

    1 2 T
    UNM 46 4389
    NMSU 25 4469

    Top Performers

    New Mexico: D. Gordon 23 Pts, 19 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    New Mexico State: W. McKines 25 Pts, 15 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    New Mexico 89, New Mexico St. 69

    Associated Press

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Drew Gordon had 23 points and 19 rebounds as New Mexico beat New Mexico State 89-67 on Wednesday night.

    Tony Snell scored 24 points, including 5 of 8 from 3-point range, and Kendall Williams added 12 points for the Lobos (11-2).

    Wendell McKines led the Aggies (8-5) with 25 points and 14 rebounds. Hamidu Rahman scored 19.

    New Mexico, which went 12-for-24 from 3-point distance, used a 19-3 run for a 42-19 lead with 3:01 left in the half. New Mexico State went without a field goal for nearly 6 minutes during that stretch.

    The Lobos led 46-25 at the break. New Mexico State got no closer than 18 points in the second half. New Mexico led by 34 with 7:15 to play.

    The Aggies shot just 33 percent (23 of 69) and were only 1 of 14 from 3-point range.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNM
    NMSU
    Points 89 69
    FG Made-Attempted 30-66 (.455) 23-69 (.333)
    3P Made-Attempted 12-24 (.500) 1-14 (.071)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-20 (.850) 22-35 (.629)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 22 0

    2011-12 Season

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