Scores

Final

Idaho 68

(9-9, 2-2 WAC)

New Mexico St 80

(13-5, 3-0 WAC)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    9:00 PM ET, January 14, 2012

    Pan American Center, Las Cruces, New Mexico

    1 2 T
    IDHO 37 3168
    NMSU 35 4580

    Top Performers

    Idaho: D. Geiger 11 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 3 Stl

    New Mexico St: W. McKines 23 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast

    New Mexico St. 80, Idaho 68

    Associated Press

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Wendell McKines scored 23 points and added 10 rebounds to lead New Mexico State to an 80-68 victory over Idaho Saturday night.

    NMSU (13-5, 3-0 Western Athletic Conference) finished 58.7 percent from the field and shot 23 for 32 (71.9 percent) from the foul line, including 17 for 21 in the second half.

    Hernst Laroche had 20 points and Hamidu Rahman added 12 points and six rebounds for NMSU.

    Connor Hill led Idaho (9-9, 2-2) with 12 points while Deremy Geiger and Kyle Barone scored 11 apiece.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    IDHO
    NMSU
    Points 68 80
    FG Made-Attempted 26-59 (.441) 27-46 (.587)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-21 (.333) 3-10 (.300)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-12 (.750) 23-32 (.719)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 9 12

    2011-12 Season

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