Recap - Western Michigan Defeats New Mexico State 70-64
|Recap - Western Michigan Defeats New Mexico State 70-64|
Western Michigan got 25 points from David Brown en route to a 70-64 victory over New Mexico State on Saturday at Stan Sheriff Center.
Western Michigan was a 7.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Western Michigan got 14 points from Kellen McCormick and another 10 points from Austin Richie. Connar Tava contributed 3 assists, while Taylor Perry cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
New Mexico State got an 18-point performance from Tshilidzi Nephawe, who was supported by 10 points from Remi Barry. K.C. Ross-Miller had 4 assists in a losing cause for New Mexico State, while Tshilidzi Nephawe grabbed 8 rebounds.
Western Michigan led at halftime, 32-28.
The rebound battle favored New Mexico State as they grabbed 47 boards, while Western Michigan only had 30.