New Mexico State vs Niagara

Niagara 86, New Mexico St. 83

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NIAGARA, N.Y. (AP) - Juan'Ya Green scored 28 points, Antoine Mason added 19 and Scooter Gillette scored eight of his 10 points during a key second half run to help Niagara rally and beat New Mexico State 86-83 Sunday.

New Mexico State (1-3) led 73-61 in the second half before Green hit two 3-pointers and Gillette made a layup to close the gap to 75-69.

Gillette's layup tied the game 78-all with 4:44 remaining and his dunk with 2:22 capped a 23-5 run and gave Niagara an 84-78 lead.

Green had eight points during the run.

New Mexico State, which led 48-31 at halftime, closed the gap to 84-83 and Niagara (2-2) missed two layups and a dunk over the final minute, but Daniel Mullings missed a layup of his own on the Aggies' second-to-last possession.

Mason drained two free throws with nine seconds left to seal the win.

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New Mexico State Aggies
T. Watson, F383-60-06518
B. Sy, F253-93-430410
T. Nephawe, C226-72-2100314
D. Mullings, G389-146-673226
K. Ross-Miller, G130-32-21102
T. de Rouen222-54-52349
S. Bhullar153-31-34057
K. Aronis141-21-21313
R. Dixon81-32-30214
E. Weary50-10-00100
Totals 28-5321-2735182183
 52.8%77.8% 
Niagara Purple Eagles
J. Thomas, F130-00-01010
J. Green, G3810-175-736328
M. Jordan, G365-112-201115
A. Mason, G335-99-1071319
A. Tanksley, G71-11-20043
T. McCall231-32-24424
S. Gillette194-62-360210
M. Lemmons181-62-22234
T. Cline131-30-01043
Totals 28-5623-2826142386
 50%82.1% 
Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.4-017-272
Cal-Baker.2-111-7176
Grand Canyon2-111-7205
UMKC2-29-11181
Seattle1-29-9303
Utah Valley1-28-9222
UT-Rio Grande Valley1-39-12280
Chicago St.1-35-15238

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Monmouth6-214-570
St. Peters4-28-8187
Canisius5-312-790
Rider4-311-7191
Siena4-37-11181
Quinnipiac4-47-11255
Fairfield3-38-7170
Iona3-410-8101
Marist3-56-13260
Manhattan2-57-11249
Niagara2-65-14313
 
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