New Mexico Downs Wyoming 72-69 - Match Report
Cameron Bairstow scored 15 points leading New Mexico to a 72-69 victory over Wyoming at Arena-Auditorium on Wednesday.
New Mexico did not, however, defeat Wyoming against the spread, which closed at 3.5 at most sportsbooks.
Alex Kirk had 12 points for New Mexico and Cleveland Thomas chipped in with 12 points. Hugh Greenwood had 3 assists for them, while Alex Kirk was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Wyoming got a 24-point performance from Riley Grabau, who was supported by 16 points from Nathan Sobey. Josh Adams had 3 assists in a losing cause for Wyoming, while Larry Nance Jr. grabbed 7 rebounds.
New Mexico led at halftime, 33-31.
The rebound battle favored New Mexico as they grabbed 37 boards, while Wyoming only had 31.