New Mexico Downs Utah State 78-65 - Match Report

New Mexico Downs Utah State 78-65 - Match Report

New Mexico got 22 points from Cameron Bairstow en route to a 78-65 victory over Utah State on Tuesday at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.

Bettors who backed New Mexico were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 3.5 at sportsbooks.

New Mexico got 16 points from Kendall Williams and another 12 points from Deshawn Delaney. Hugh Greenwood contributed 4 assists, while Hugh Greenwood cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Utah State got 15 points from Jarred Shaw in a losing cause and another 13 points from Preston Medlin. Preston Medlin contributed 9 assists for them, while Jarred Shaw had 7 rebounds.

New Mexico led at halftime, 41-33.

The rebound battle favored New Mexico as they grabbed 36 boards, while Utah State only had 30.