Mountain West Tournament - San Diego State Falls 60-50 Against New Mexico - Game Recap
Tony Snell scored 17 points leading New Mexico to a 60-50 victory over San Diego State at Thomas & Mack Center on Friday.
New Mexico won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites.
New Mexico got 16 points from Cameron Bairstow and another 15 points from Alex Kirk. Kendall Williams contributed 6 assists, while Cameron Bairstow cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
San Diego State got 14 points from Xavier Thames in a losing cause and another 14 points from Chase Tapley. Jamaal Franklin contributed 5 assists for them, while Jamaal Franklin had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Mexico were victorious, as the score was 29-20 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Mexico as they grabbed 41 boards, while San Diego State only had 33.