March Madness - Saint Louis Defeats New Mexico State 64-44 - Recap
|March Madness - Saint Louis Defeats New Mexico State 64-44 - Recap|
Saint Louis cruised to victory on Thursday, running New Mexico State out of the gym and running up a 64-44 score at HP Pavilion.
Saint Louis won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as favorites.
Saint Louis got 24 points from Dwayne Evans and another 12 points from Cody Ellis. Jordair Jett contributed 7 assists, while Dwayne Evans cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
New Mexico State got a 17-point performance from Bandja Sy, who was supported by 6 points from Daniel Mullings. Daniel Mullings had 4 assists in a losing cause for New Mexico State, while Sim Bhullar grabbed 11 rebounds.
Saint Louis led at halftime, 29-16.
New Mexico State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-33.