WAC Tournament - Texas State vs New Mexico State Recap - New Mexico State Wins 74-65
|WAC Tournament - Texas State vs New Mexico State Recap - New Mexico State Wins 74-65|
New Mexico State grabbed a 74-65 win over Texas State on Friday, behind a 14-point effort from Sim Bhullar at Orleans Arena.
New Mexico State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 10.5-point spread.
New Mexico State got 13 points from Renaldo Dixon and another 12 points from K.C. Ross-Miller. K.C. Ross-Miller contributed 5 assists, while Sim Bhullar cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Texas State got 17 points from Joel Wright in a losing cause and another 16 points from Deonte' Jones. Phil Hawkins contributed 3 assists for them, while Joel Wright had 11 rebounds.
New Mexico State led at halftime, 41-32.
The rebound battle favored New Mexico State as they grabbed 38 boards, while Texas State only had 35.