New Mexico State Defeats San Jose State 70-53 - Recap
New Mexico State grabbed a 70-53 win over San Jose State on Saturday, behind a 16-point effort from Bandja Sy at Pan American Center.
New Mexico State was a 13-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Daniel Mullings had 13 points for New Mexico State and Tyrone Watson chipped in with 10 points. Tyrone Watson had 4 assists for them, while Sim Bhullar was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
San Jose State got 16 points from LaVanne Pennington in a losing cause and another 9 points from Jaleel Williams. D.J. Brown contributed 4 assists for them, while Alex Brown had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Mexico State were victorious, as the score was 35-18 at the break.
New Mexico State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-24.