Southeastern Louisiana vs New Mexico State

New Mexico St. 81, SE Louisiana 56


LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Tyrone Watson had an accurate shooting touch from the floor and free-throw line, scoring 24 points and leading New Mexico State to an 81-56 victory over Southeast Louisiana on Thursday night.

Watson was 7-of-10 from the floor and made all 10 of his free throws.

Sim Bhullar chipped in with 13 points for New Mexico State (1-1) and Bandja Sy grabbed 10 rebounds.

The game was nip-and-tuck for the first 10 minutes, and New Mexico State pulled away for a 47-31 lead at halftime.

Southeast Louisiana (0-3) pulled to within 53-47 with 12:45 left in the game, but Mexico State went on a 28-9 run to finish it off.

Brandon Fortenberry scored 21 points, including three 3-pointers, for Southeast Louisiana.

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Southeastern Louisiana Lions
R. Johnson, F316-130-061012
J. Petrovcic, C180-10-08040
B. Fortenberry, G358-132-421121
D. Evans, G341-81-22113
J. Ricard, G334-120-02139
O. Ochie123-81-13038
T. Nelson100-40-00010
J. Campbell91-21-21113
J. James80-00-02030
R. Woods80-10-22230
A. Benton20-10-00000
Totals 23-635-113172056
New Mexico State Aggies
B. Sy, F342-91-310315
T. Watson, F247-1010-1022024
T. Nephawe, C202-64-40048
K. Ross-Miller, G371-41-12623
D. Mullings, G273-72-47339
R. Dixon182-32-22116
S. Bhullar176-91-270113
K. Aronis153-40-05018
E. Weary51-10-00003
B. West31-10-02002
Totals 28-5421-2640151381
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin18-028-661
Texas A&M-CC15-325-885
Incarn Word12-617-12163
Sam Houston12-618-16178
Hou. Baptist10-817-17225
SE Louisiana9-912-21331
Abil Chr.8-1013-18321
McNeese St.7-119-20341
New Orleans6-1210-20343
Nicholls St.6-1211-23313
C. Arkansas6-127-21338
Nwestern St.5-138-20344

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.13-123-11111
Grand Canyon11-327-792
Utah Valley6-812-18272
UT-Rio Grande Valley4-108-22337
Chicago St.0-144-28348
Other games
BAYL 84 Final
BC 74
NCST 72 Final
PSU 55
SHOU 45 Final
IND 99
SAM 54 Final
LOU 80
CHATT 55 Final
KAN 69
UTEP 51 Final
JMAD 70 Final
UCLA 100