Scores

Final OT

New Mexico St 83

(23-9, 10-4 WAC)

Fresno State 78

(13-19, 3-11 WAC)

    10:00 PM ET, March 3, 2012

    Save Mart Center, Fresno, California

    1 2 OT T
    NMSU 25 42 1683
    FRES 41 26 1178

    Top Performers

    New Mexico State: W. McKines 20 Pts, 18 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Fresno State: K. Foster 20 Pts, 9 Reb, 4 Blk

    New Mexico St. beats Fresno St. in OT 83-78

    Associated Press

    FRESNO, Calif. -- Bandja Sy scored all 22 of his points in the second half and overtime as New Mexico State stormed back to defeat Fresno State 83-78 on Saturday night.

    Wendell McKines added 20 points for New Mexico State, including 11 in overtime, as the Aggies (23-9, 10-4 WAC) overcame a 19-point deficit in the final 16:27 of regulation.

    Kevin Olekaibe had 23 points for Fresno State (13-19, 3-11), while Kevin Foster added 20 before fouling out.

    The Bulldogs' Jonathan Wills helped send the game into overtime by hitting a 3-pointer with 12.2 seconds left in regulation.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NMSU
    FRES
    Points 83 78
    FG Made-Attempted 27-62 (.435) 30-65 (.462)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-18 (.389) 7-21 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 22-28 (.786) 11-23 (.478)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 19

    2011-12 Season

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