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Final

CSU Bakersfield 57

(11-12, 4-9 away)

New Mexico St 78

(16-7, 5-2 WAC)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    8:30 PM ET, February 1, 2012

    Pan American Center, Las Cruces, New Mexico

    1 2 T
    CSB 29 2857
    NMSU 36 4278

    Top Performers

    CSU Bakersfield: D. Johnson 15 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast

    New Mexico St: W. McKines 20 Pts, 14 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    New Mexico St. 78, CS Bakersfield 57

    Associated Press

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Wendell McKines had 20 points and 14 rebounds as New Mexico State defeated Cal State Bakersfield 78-57 Wednesday night.

    Daniel Mullings added 16 points and Hernst Laroche had 10 for the Aggies (16-7), who shot 55 percent from the floor and hit 4 of 10 3-point attempts.

    Bakersfield (11-12) got 15 points and nine rebounds from Donald Johnson. Stephon Carter added 13 points and Zach Lamb had 11.

    New Mexico State opened the second half on a 9-2 run, taking a 45-33 lead on a McKines' 3-pointer with 15:42 to play. The Aggies extended the lead to 58-41 with 9:25 remaining when Laroche converted a three-point play and knocked down a pair of free throws to cap an 11-2 run.

    Bakersfield made just 3 of 17 3-point attempts and shot 38 percent from the floor.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CSB
    NMSU
    Points 57 78
    FG Made-Attempted 24-63 (.381) 27-49 (.551)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-17 (.176) 4-10 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-9 (.667) 20-24 (.833)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 21

    2011-12 Season

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