Bethune-Cookman Falls 79-56 Against New Mexico State - Game Recap

Bethune-Cookman Falls 79-56 Against New Mexico State - Game Recap

The battle between New Mexico State and Bethune-Cookman didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Bethune-Cookman was handed a 79-56 defeat on Monday at Pan American Center.

Tshilidzi Nephawe had 18 points for New Mexico State and Daniel Mullings chipped in with 13 points. K.C. Ross-Miller had 7 assists for them, while Tshilidzi Nephawe was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Bethune-Cookman got a 17-point performance from Malik Jackson, who was supported by 14 points from Mikel Trapp. Mikel Trapp had 3 assists in a losing cause for Bethune-Cookman, while Allan Dempster grabbed 10 rebounds.

New Mexico State led at halftime, 32-30.

New Mexico State had a 34-22 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.