Cincinnati Falls 63-54 to New Mexico - Recap
Cameron Bairstow scored 24 points and chipped in with 13 rebounds for New Mexico on Saturday, leading them to a 63-54 victory over Cincinnati at The Pit.
Bettors who backed New Mexico were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 6.5 at sportsbooks.
New Mexico got 15 points from Alex Kirk and another 10 points from Kendall Williams. Kendall Williams contributed 4 assists, while Cameron Bairstow cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Cincinnati got 19 points from Sean Kilpatrick in a losing cause and another 11 points from Troy Caupain. Sean Kilpatrick contributed 2 assists for them, while Justin Jackson had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Mexico were victorious, as the score was 27-20 at the break.
New Mexico had a 39-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.