New Mexico vs UNLV Wrap - New Mexico Wins 68-56

Kendall Williams went off for 29 points and added 7 rebounds leading New Mexico over UNLV, 68-56, on Wednesday at Thomas & Mack Center.

New Mexico won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as favorites.

New Mexico got 18 points from Cameron Bairstow and another 8 points from Alex Kirk. Hugh Greenwood contributed 4 assists, while Kendall Williams cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

UNLV got a 11-point performance from Khem Birch, who was supported by 10 points from Roscoe Smith. Deville Smith had 3 assists in a losing cause for UNLV, while Khem Birch grabbed 12 rebounds.

New Mexico led at halftime, 38-29.

New Mexico won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-39.