Boxscore
New Mexico 65, Valparaiso 52
Saturday, December 8, 2012 9:00 PM
Location - The Pit Arena, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Officials - Darron George, Bob Staffen, Scott Thornley
Attendance - 15244

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Valparaiso 25 27 52
New Mexico 29 36 65

Recap


No. 20 New Mexico 65, Valparaiso 52:
Chad Adams, Demetrius Walker and Alex Kirk scored 12 points apiece and the Lobos pulled away late to remain unbeaten.

Cameron Bairstow added seven points and seven rebounds for New Mexico (10-0), which extended its four-point halftime lead to 13 with 5:02 remaining on Kirk’s free throw.

Ryan Broekhoff had 24 points and seven rebounds for Valparaiso (6-3), which committed a season-high 22 turnovers in its first game against a ranked opponent. Broekhoff was 8-for-14 from the field, including five 3-pointers.

New Mexico’s backcourt of Kendall Williams and Tony Snell was held to 12 combined points on 3-for-12 shooting, well below their combined average of 27 points.

Kevin Van Wijk scored seven points for Valparaiso, which has lost 35 straight games to ranked opponents. The Crusaders shot 48.6 percent (18-of-37) from the field and 44.4 percent (8-of-18) from beyond the arc.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Lobos have won 34 consecutive home games in December dating to Dec. 22, 2004. …New Mexico was 20-for-31 (64.5 percent) from the foul line, while Valparaiso was 8-for-13 (61.5 percent). … The Lobos are 10-0 for the sixth time in the program’s 110-year history.

Valparaiso Crusaders

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Erik Buggs 35:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 0 3 3 6 3 1 6 1 3
Will Bogan 26:00 2-5 2-4 0-0 0 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 6
Ryan Broekhoff 35:00 8-14 5-10 3-3 0 7 7 2 1 2 1 0 24
Ben Boggs 17:00 0-3 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 2 0 0
Kevin Van Wijk 22:00 3-5 0-0 1-2 0 2 2 0 5 0 3 0 7
Vashil Fernandez 9:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Matt Kenney 21:00 1-4 1-3 1-2 0 1 1 1 2 0 4 0 4
Bobby Capobianco 14:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 1 3 4 1 5 1 3 0 4
Jordan Coleman 21:00 1-1 0-0 2-4 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 4
TOTAL 200 18-37 8-18 8-13 1 21 22 12 23 4 22 1 52
  48.6% 44.4% 61.5% Team Rebs: 0   Total TO: 22

New Mexico Lobos

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chad Adams 26:00 4-8 1-1 3-3 1 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 12
Kendall Williams 36:00 0-5 0-3 5-6 0 4 4 6 1 3 2 0 5
Tony Snell 29:00 3-7 1-2 0-1 1 0 1 3 2 1 4 1 7
Alex Kirk 24:00 4-7 0-1 4-7 2 1 3 0 1 1 0 0 12
Hugh Greenwood 28:00 2-4 0-1 2-2 1 5 6 3 4 2 1 0 6
Cameron Bairstow 17:00 2-4 0-0 3-6 1 4 5 1 1 1 2 1 7
Jamal Fenton 10:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 1 2 1 1 0 0
Demetrius Walker 21:00 4-8 2-3 2-4 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 12
Cleveland Thomas 1:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nick Banyard 8:00 1-2 1-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
TOTAL 200 20-47 5-13 20-31 6 17 23 16 15 9 10 2 65
  42.6% 38.5% 64.5% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 10