Recap - New Mexico State Defeats CS Bakersfield 72-57

Recap - New Mexico State Defeats CS Bakersfield 72-57

New Mexico State earned a 72-57 victory over CS Bakersfield on Saturday, getting 15 points from Tshilidzi Nephawe at Rabobank Arena.

New Mexico State got 14 points from Daniel Mullings and another 13 points from Sim Bhullar. Sim Bhullar contributed 5 assists, while Tshilidzi Nephawe cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.

CS Bakersfield got 10 points from Issiah Grayson in a losing cause and another 10 points from Brandon Barnes. Issiah Grayson contributed 5 assists for them, while Aly Ahmed had 7 rebounds.

New Mexico State led at halftime, 33-20.

The rebound battle favored New Mexico State as they grabbed 40 boards, while CS Bakersfield only had 36.