New Mexico Falls 51-48 Against San Diego State - Game Recap
San Diego State got 23 points from Xavier Thames as they ran past New Mexico 51-48 on Saturday at Viejas Arena.
Bettors who backed San Diego State were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 4.5.
Winston Shepard had 8 points for San Diego State and Josh Davis chipped in with 6 points. Xavier Thames had 3 assists for them, while Josh Davis was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
New Mexico got a 20-point performance from Cameron Bairstow, who was supported by 14 points from Alex Kirk. Kendall Williams had 4 assists in a losing cause for New Mexico, while Alex Kirk grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Mexico were victorious, as the score was 26-20 at the break.
New Mexico had a 30-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.