New Mexico Falls 67-61 to New Mexico State - Recap
New Mexico State earned a 67-61 victory over New Mexico on Tuesday, getting 16 points from K.C. Ross-Miller at The Pit.
New Mexico State was a 9-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Tshilidzi Nephawe had 14 points for New Mexico State and Daniel Mullings chipped in with 14 points. Daniel Mullings had 5 assists for them, while Renaldo Dixon was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
New Mexico got 25 points from Cameron Bairstow in a losing cause and another 17 points from Kendall Williams. Kendall Williams contributed 3 assists for them, while Alex Kirk had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Mexico State were victorious, as the score was 39-26 at the break.
New Mexico won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-35.