Arizona vs New Mexico State

Arizona 83, New Mexico St. 76


LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Nick Johnson scored 19 points and Jesse Perry had 15 points and 12 rebounds to lead Arizona past New Mexico State 83-76 Tuesday night.

The Wildcats (5-2) withstood an 8-0 Aggies run to open the second half, and built a 10-point lead with a 14-2 run midway through the half.

Wendell McKines had 28 points and 10 rebounds for the Aggies (5-2), who came back late and trimmed the lead to 79-76 with 1:04 to play.

Arizona guard Kyle Fogg missed the front end of a one-and-one with 29.8 seconds left, but New Mexico State couldn't grab the rebound. Fogg kept the ball alive and flipped it to Jordin Mayes, who was fouled and made two free throws with 21.6 left to push the lead to 81-76.

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Arizona Wildcats
J. Perry, F346-112-2122015
S. Hill, F315-81-167412
N. Johnson, G348-141-102319
K. Fogg, G262-62-32308
J. Mayes, G182-42-23118
J. Turner213-76-1063512
B. Lavender121-10-01113
A. Chol81-20-04022
K. Natyazhko82-30-01024
K. Parrom80-20-02010
Totals 30-5814-1938191983
New Mexico State Aggies
W. McKines, F3110-184-4101328
T. Watson, F251-50-02022
H. Rahman, C206-121-280213
C. Kabongo, G324-147-1133215
H. Laroche, G292-82-32236
B. Sy252-50-04024
D. Mullings191-80-00302
T. Nephawe192-32-39036
Totals 28-7316-234191776
Pac 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Washington St.9-922-13
Oregon St.5-1311-20
Arizona St.4-1412-19

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
Other games
E Mich 48 Final
Syracuse 84
Michigan 58 Final
Virginia 70
PV A&M 54 Final
Baylor 90
DUKE 63 Final
Ohio St 85
STL 68 Final
LMU 75