Idaho vs New Mexico State

New Mexico St. 76, Idaho 74

  •  

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Daniel Mullings scored only seven points all game but came up big when his team needed him most, hitting a pair of free throws with 14 seconds left to give New Mexico State the lead for good in a 76-74 win over Idaho on Thursday night.

Kevin Aronis' 3-pointer gave New Mexico State (16-8, 10-2 WAC) a 67-56 lead with 6:14 remaining in the game but the Vandals responded with an 18-7 run capped off by Connor Hill's 3-pointer to tie it at 74 with 1 minute to go.

Hill finished with 21 points.

Sim Bhullar scored 20 points on 8-of-8 shooting and grabbed five rebounds to lead the Aggies, which shot 53.6 percent from the field. Bandja Sy had nine points and 15 rebounds. Renaldo Dixon and Terrel de Rouen scored 12 points apiece.

Kyle Barone had 26 points to lead Idaho (9-13, 5-7) in scoring.

Copyright 2016 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Idaho (9-13)353974
New Mexico State (16-8) «364076

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Idaho Vandals
W. Faines, F260-30-04140
K. Barone, C3710-196-872126
C. Hill, G356-96-810121
M. McChristian, G324-72-233112
M. Habeeb, G180-52-25202
S. Madison243-61-15059
J. Kammerer150-20-02120
D. Douglas72-20-00004
R. Harris Jr.40-10-00100
M. Borton20-00-00000
Totals 25-5417-2128101474
 46.3%81% 
New Mexico State Aggies
B. Sy, F404-111-215419
R. Dixon, F335-71-153312
S. Bhullar, C298-84-751120
D. Mullings, G402-102-20437
T. de Rouen, G345-80-054412
R. Barry183-60-02027
K. Aronis63-60-00109
Totals 30-568-1232171476
 53.6%66.7% 
Big Sky
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Weber St.15-326-9108
Montana14-421-12144
Idaho12-621-13190
Idaho St.11-716-15256
E. Wash.10-818-16232
North Dakota10-817-16218
Montana St.9-914-17260
Portland St.8-1013-18282
N. Colo.7-1110-21304
Sac. State6-1214-17273
So. Utah3-156-24335
N. Arizona3-155-25333

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.13-123-11111
Grand Canyon11-327-792
Cal-Baker.11-324-9117
Seattle7-715-17287
Utah Valley6-812-18272
UMKC4-1012-19286
UT-Rio Grande Valley4-108-22337
Chicago St.0-144-28348
 
Other games
IND 72 Final
ILL 74
NCST 85 Final
DUKE 98
MIZZ 68 Final
TXAM 70
COLO 48 Final
ORE 47
PEP 56 Final
GONZ 82