New Mexico State Defeats Idaho 76-74 - Recap
|New Mexico State Defeats Idaho 76-74 - Recap|
New Mexico State got 20 points from Sim Bhullar en route to a 76-74 victory over Idaho on Thursday at Pan American Center.
New Mexico State did not, however, defeat Idaho against the spread, which closed at 10.5 at most sportsbooks.
New Mexico State got 12 points from Renaldo Dixon and another 12 points from Terrel de Rouen. Bandja Sy contributed 4 assists, while Bandja Sy cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Idaho got a 26-point performance from Kyle Barone, who was supported by 21 points from Connor Hill. Mike McChristian had 3 assists in a losing cause for Idaho, while Kyle Barone grabbed 7 rebounds.
New Mexico State led at halftime, 36-35.
The rebound battle favored New Mexico State as they grabbed 32 boards, while Idaho only had 28.