Recap - New Mexico Defeats San Jose State 69-65

Recap - New Mexico Defeats San Jose State 69-65

New Mexico got 19 points from Kendall Williams en route to a 69-65 victory over San Jose State on Saturday at The Event Center.

Bettors who backed New Mexico were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 14.5.

Cameron Bairstow had 15 points for New Mexico and Deshawn Delaney chipped in with 12 points. Kendall Williams had 7 assists for them, while Alex Kirk was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.

San Jose State got a 24-point performance from Jaleel Williams, who was supported by 16 points from Rashad Muhammad. Jalen James had 4 assists in a losing cause for San Jose State, while Isaac Thornton grabbed 11 rebounds.

New Mexico led at halftime, 28-25.

The rebound battle favored San Jose State as they grabbed 42 boards, while New Mexico only had 37.