Idaho State vs New Mexico

New Mexico 65, Idaho St. 41

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico used a balanced scoring attack and a dominating rebounding performance Wednesday night to defeat Idaho State 65-41.

A.J. Hardeman and Demetrius Walker scored nine points each for the Lobos (5-2); Drew Gordon equaled a season-high with 13 rebounds and added eight points; Jamal Fenton also had eight points; and Hugh Greenwood and Kendall Williams had seven each.

Melvin Morgan scored 23 for Idaho State (1-5), but no other Bengal had more than five points.

The Lobos outrebounded the Bengals 51-28, including a 22-9 on the offensive glass which led to a 26-8 advantage in second-chance points. That inside dominance also helped New Mexico outscore Idaho State 30-12 on points in the paint.

Although the Lobos went just 12 for 24 from the free-throw line, the Bengals were just 2 for 4.

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Idaho State Bengals
A. Moreira, F362-80-09034
D. Kostur, F171-20-03042
M. Morgan, G378-190-011023
C. Grabau, G281-40-02432
A. Hatchett, G190-31-22021
G. Swanson252-81-25045
K. McGowen161-60-01032
S. Baldwin91-20-01112
V. Banipal60-10-01000
N. Mason60-10-00000
B. Glanz10-00-00000
Totals 16-542-42862041
 29.6%50% 
New Mexico Lobos
D. Gordon, F294-80-413128
A. Hardeman, F243-53-45129
T. Snell, F201-53-31105
K. Williams, G262-73-54617
H. Greenwood, G223-60-03147
C. Bairstow192-40-05104
J. Fenton183-70-22118
D. Walker163-73-62109
P. McDonald132-60-04016
C. Adams81-30-02102
D. Dunning50-00-01000
Totals 24-5812-2451141165
 41.4%50% 
Big Sky
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Weber St.4-19-7162
North Dakota5-210-7235
Montana5-210-10171
Portland St.4-211-6230
E. Wash.4-212-7155
Idaho3-38-9276
Montana St.3-48-12333
N. Colo.3-47-11245
Sac. State2-45-12331
So. Utah2-44-15337
Idaho St.1-44-14336
N. Arizona1-54-15342

Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Nevada5-116-331
Boise St.4-211-664
Fresno St.4-312-7132
New Mexico4-311-8112
Wyoming3-313-6109
San Diego St3-311-7102
Colorado St.3-311-8165
San Jose St.2-49-8149
Utah St.2-49-9184
Air Force2-49-10223
UNLV2-49-10176
 
Other games
PITT 80 Final
DUQ 69
FAU 54 Final
Kansas 77
Alcorn St 44 Final
Tx A&M 56
Wisc 57 Final
NC 60
UNLV 94 Final
UCSB 88
ND 53 Final
GONZ 73