New Mexico State Defeats Idaho 71-70 - Recap

New Mexico State grabbed a 71-70 win over Idaho on Saturday, behind a 16-point effort from Sim Bhullar at Cowan Spectrum.

New Mexico State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2-point spread as an underdog.

New Mexico State got 16 points from K.C. Ross-Miller and another 14 points from Bandja Sy. Tyrone Watson contributed 3 assists, while Bandja Sy cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Idaho got 18 points from Kyle Barone in a losing cause and another 17 points from Connor Hill. Connor Hill contributed 2 assists for them, while Kyle Barone had 10 rebounds.

New Mexico State hit the break leading 42-27 before taking care of business in the second half.

Idaho had a 29-25 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.