New Mexico State vs Utah State

Utah St. 73, New Mexico St. 69


LOGAN, Utah (AP) - Jarred Shaw had 24 points and eight rebounds to lead Utah State to a 73-69 victory against New Mexico State on Saturday night.

In a matchup of Aggies, Spencer Butterfield had 17 points, six rebounds and five assists for Utah State (18-6, 9-5 Western Athletic), which ended New Mexico State's 12-game winning streak.

Remi Barry scored 15 points, Bandja Sy 12 and Terrel de Rouen and Daniel Mullings 11 each for New Mexico State (18-9, 12-3), which never led and failed to keep pace with Denver for second in the conference standings. New Mexico State plays at Denver in its next WAC game on March 2.

In a constantly close game, Utah State got some separation on consecutive baskets by Marcel Davis and Shaw that gave it a 60-52 lead with 8:37 left. Utah State maintained that cushion the rest of the way.

In ending New Mexico State's winning streak, Utah State returned a favor. NMSU ended Utah State's 13-game winning streak - then the second-longest in the nation - with a 64-51 victory on Jan. 17.

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New Mexico State Aggies
B. Sy, F404-133-552112
R. Dixon, F323-60-03107
S. Bhullar, C284-90-08048
D. Mullings, G334-143-451211
T. de Rouen, G303-64-634311
R. Barry206-93-431415
K. Ross-Miller100-30-02310
K. Aronis72-40-00015
Totals 26-6413-1935121669
Utah State Aggies
M. Jean, F263-40-01326
B. Clifford, F221-43-36255
J. Shaw, C3311-182-381124
S. Butterfield, G357-161-265217
M. Davis, G353-92-34639
T. Roland252-40-04116
J. Stone201-34-57026
M. Lopez40-10-01000
Totals 28-5912-1640181673
Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.13-123-11103
Grand Canyon8-617-15274
Utah Valley5-911-19308
UT-Pan Am4-1010-21334
Chicago St.4-108-24333

Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
San Diego St14-427-926
Boise St.14-425-940
Colorado St.13-527-729
Utah St.11-718-13144
Fresno St.10-814-17183
New Mexico7-1115-16172
Air Force6-1214-17240
San Jose St.0-182-28336
Other games
ND 54 Final
PITT 69 Final
MU 79
UK 58 Final
FLA 83 Final
AUB 52
OKLA 79 Final
PUR 55 Final
IND 83
CSU 89 Final
AF 86
BUTL 68 Final
GONZ 71 Final
SF 61
DUKE 81 Final
MD 83
BAYL 61 Final
KSU 81
ORE 79 Final
WSU 77
MEMP 71 Final
MIST 73 Final
NEB 64
SYR 76 Final
SHU 65
BOISE 50 Final
TEX 47 Final
KAN 73