Texas State-San Marcos vs New Mexico State

New Mexico St. 78, Texas St. 67

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LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Daniel Mullings scored 22 points and Sim Bhullar added 20 as New Mexico State defeated Texas State 78-67 Saturday night.

Bandja Sy added 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Aggies (8-8, 2-2 Western Athletic), who shot 54 percent from the floor and outrebounded the Bobcats 36-25.

Bhullar, a freshman, hit all nine of his shots to post the second 20-point game of his career.

Texas State (4-12, 0-4) got 17 points from Joel Wright and 15 from Deonte Jones.

New Mexico State used a 12-2 run to start the second half to take a 49-39 lead, and never trailed the rest of the way. Mullings started the spurt with a layup and a dunk, and Bhullar closed it with a three-point play and a layup.

Texas State got within 68-65 on a 3-pointer by Matt Staff with 4:13 remaining, but scored only two more points the rest of the way.

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Texas State-San Marcos (4-12)373067
New Mexico State (8-8) «374178

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Texas State-San Marcos Bobcats
M. Staff, F274-80-04029
J. Wright, F245-116-770217
R. Koenen, F80-10-00040
W. Davis, C192-41-22235
V. Jones, G160-30-01300
P. Hawkins293-52-46829
D. Jones245-72-220115
C. Stern193-60-02026
N. Hinton152-60-00026
B. Brown II100-30-01010
D. Richardson90-20-00020
Totals 24-5611-1525132167
 42.9%73.3% 
New Mexico State Aggies
B. Sy, F376-112-2101316
T. Watson, F343-81-14217
S. Bhullar, C279-92-251120
D. Mullings, G388-155-675222
K. Ross-Miller, G210-40-02630
T. de Rouen193-40-02218
R. Dixon130-04-45024
R. Barry60-11-20001
M. Buovac30-00-00000
K. Aronis20-20-00000
Totals 29-5415-1736171378
 53.7%88.2% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington14-427-945
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cal-Baker.12-225-1075
New Mex. St.11-328-659
Grand Canyon11-322-9131
UMKC8-618-17184
Utah Valley6-817-17205
Seattle5-913-17280
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-1210-22319
Chicago St.1-136-26317
 
Other games
PITT 62 Final
RUT 67
PUR 61 Final
MIST 84
WAKE 62 Final
DUKE 80
SETON 74 Final
ND 93
OKST 67 Final
KSU 73
UNO 44 Final
BUTL 57
GTOWN 48 Final
MU 49
OHST 55 Final
ILL 74
IAST 66 Final
CREI 79
BUCK 64 Final
MIZZ 66
NCST 78 Final
BC 73
SJU 53 Final
CINCY 52
UTAH 57 Final
ARIZ 60
GONZ 81 Final
SACL 74