New Mexico vs Fresno State Final: 89-78 - Recap
|New Mexico vs Fresno State Final: 89-78 - Recap|
New Mexico grabbed an 89-78 win over Fresno State on Saturday, behind a 22-point effort from Cameron Bairstow at Save Mart Center.
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 17 points from Cullen Neal and another 13 points from Kendall Williams. Deshawn Delaney contributed 4 assists, while Cameron Bairstow cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Fresno State got 16 points from Tyler Johnson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Cezar Guerrero. Cezar Guerrero contributed 3 assists for them, while Paul Watson had 8 rebounds.
New Mexico hit the break leading 32-27 before taking care of business in the second half.