Boxscore
New Mexico 73, New Mexico St. 58
Saturday, December 15, 2012 6:00 PM
Location - The Pit Arena, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Officials - David Hall, Shawn Lehigh, Randy McCall
Attendance - 15411

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
New Mexico St. 32 26 58
New Mexico 39 34 73

Recap


New Mexico 73, New Mexico State 58:
Kendall Williams had 15 points, eight rebounds and seven assists as the No. 20 Lobos defeated the visiting Aggies in the first of back-to-back games between the in-state rivals.

Alex Kirk had 15 points and five blocked shots and Chad Adams chipped in 13 points and 10 rebounds as New Mexico (11-0) improved to 9-2 against New Mexico State during Steve Alford’s six seasons as coach.

Daniel Mullings scored 14 points and Tyrone Watson grabbed 11 rebounds for the Aggies (5-5), who shot 32.8 percent while dropping to 1-4 on the road. New Mexico State hosts the Lobos on Wednesday.

New Mexico started quick and took a 14-6 lead on Tony Snell’s 3-pointer with 13:43 left in the half. After New Mexico State moved within three four-plus minutes later, the Lobos rattled off an 11-2 run to take a 12-point lead with 5:33 left. New Mexico led 39-32 at the break.

The Lobos led by 14 midway through the second half before the Aggies crept within 54-45 on two free throws by K.C. Ross-Miller with 8:21 remaining. Williams responded with a 3-pointer to start another 11-2 surge to boost New Mexico’s lead to 18 with 6:14 left.

GAME NOTEBOOK: New Mexico blocked 11 shots with PG Hugh Greenwood swatting away four. … Aggies C Tshilidzi Nephawe missed the contest after undergoing surgery on his right wrist earlier this week. … The Lobos were 7-for-13 from 3-point range compared to New Mexico State’s 4-for-16.

New Mexico St. Aggies

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Daniel Mullings 30:00 5-10 0-1 4-5 2 0 2 2 3 0 3 0 14
Sim Bhullar 24:00 4-7 0-0 1-1 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 2 9
Tyrone Watson 39:00 0-5 0-3 4-4 5 6 11 2 1 1 0 0 4
Bandja Sy 33:00 2-14 1-5 0-0 1 2 3 2 2 0 2 1 5
K.C. Ross-Miller 25:00 2-7 0-1 4-4 0 1 1 4 3 1 1 0 8
Renaldo Dixon 17:00 2-6 0-0 1-1 1 6 7 0 4 0 1 1 5
Terrel de Rouen 15:00 3-5 2-2 1-2 0 3 3 1 4 2 0 0 9
Kevin Aronis 9:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0
Remi Barry 8:00 1-2 1-2 1-2 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 4
TOTAL 200 19-58 4-16 16-19 10 21 31 12 23 4 8 4 58
  32.8% 25.0% 84.2% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 8

New Mexico Lobos

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chad Adams 34:00 2-4 2-2 7-8 2 8 10 1 2 0 0 1 13
Kendall Williams 34:00 4-10 1-2 6-6 1 7 8 7 0 2 0 0 15
Tony Snell 26:00 4-7 2-2 0-0 0 1 1 4 0 0 2 1 10
Alex Kirk 26:00 5-11 0-2 5-9 2 4 6 2 1 0 0 5 15
Hugh Greenwood 20:00 2-4 1-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 4 1 0 4 5
Cameron Bairstow 14:00 1-3 0-0 5-8 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 7
Nick Banyard 6:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 0 0
Jamal Fenton 14:00 2-3 1-1 1-2 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 0 6
Demetrius Walker 18:00 0-4 0-2 2-2 0 2 2 0 4 1 1 0 2
Cleveland Thomas 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Kory Alford 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-47 7-13 26-35 6 28 34 15 17 4 6 11 73
  42.6% 53.8% 74.3% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 6