Mountain West Tournament - New Mexico Downs Wyoming 59-46 - Match Report
New Mexico got 15 points from Tony Snell as they ran past Wyoming 59-46 on Wednesday at Thomas & Mack Center.
New Mexico won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9-point spread as favorites.
New Mexico got 14 points from Cameron Bairstow and another 7 points from Alex Kirk. Kendall Williams contributed 4 assists, while Cameron Bairstow cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Wyoming got a 14-point performance from Derrious Gilmore, who was supported by 14 points from Larry Nance Jr.. Riley Grabau had 4 assists in a losing cause for Wyoming, while Larry Nance Jr. grabbed 6 rebounds.
New Mexico hit the break leading 34-24 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored New Mexico as they grabbed 33 boards, while Wyoming only had 28.