New Mexico vs Cincinnati Final: 55-54 - Recap
Kendall Williams scored 16 points leading New Mexico to a 55-54 victory over Cincinnati at Fifth Third Arena on Thursday.
New Mexico was an underdog by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
New Mexico got 15 points from Alex Kirk and another 10 points from Tony Snell. Hugh Greenwood contributed 8 assists, while Alex Kirk cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Cincinnati got a 15-point performance from Sean Kilpatrick, who was supported by 14 points from JaQuon Parker. Cashmere Wright had 4 assists in a losing cause for Cincinnati, while Cheikh Mbodj grabbed 10 rebounds.
New Mexico trailed at halftime, 26-22.
The rebound battle favored Cincinnati as they grabbed 40 boards, while New Mexico only had 35.