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Balanced Fresno State rallies past New Mexico 89-80

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) Deshon Taylor scored 22 points, including nine at the free-throw line, leading five into double figures as Fresno State rallied past New Mexico 89-80 Saturday night.

Fresno State (13-6, 3-3 Mountain West) made up a five-point gap when a Jahmel Taylor drive with just under eight minutes left gave the Bulldogs a 68-66 lead. Ray Bowles Jr. and Deshon Taylor made five of six free throws, adding to the lead, before Deshon Taylor hit a dagger of a 3-pointer to put Fresno State up 10 right after a New Mexico timeout. Taylor scored 10 of his points in the last five minutes.

Bryson Williams scored 15 points for Fresno State, making 7 of 9 from the floor, Bowles scored 14, Jaron Hopkins 13 and Jahmel Taylor 16 on 6-for-7 shooting.

The Bulldogs shot 65 percent, making 32 of 49, including 9 of 12 from distance.

Makuach Maluach scored a career-high 21 points for New Mexico (8-11, 3-3) before fouling out with 2:19 to play. Anthony Mathis added 18 points but also fouled out, while Chris McNeal scored 16.

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Key Players
C. McNeal
1 G
D. Taylor
33.6 Min. Per Game 33.6
18.7 Pts. Per Game 18.7
2.8 Ast. Per Game 2.8
3.1 Reb. Per Game 3.1
37.6 Field Goal % 44.7
31.0 Three Point % 38.9
74.5 Free Throw % 84.1
  Traveling violation turnover on Antino Jackson 20.0
  Defensive rebound by Joe Furstinger 27.0
  Deshon Taylor missed 2nd of 2 free throws 27.0
+ 1 Deshon Taylor made 1st of 2 free throws 27.0
  Personal foul on Anthony Mathis 27.0
+ 1 Anthony Mathis made 2nd of 2 free throws 29.0
+ 1 Anthony Mathis made 1st of 2 free throws 29.0
  Shooting foul on Jahmel Taylor 29.0
+ 1 Ray Bowles Jr. made 2nd of 2 free throws 38.0
+ 1 Ray Bowles Jr. made 1st of 2 free throws 38.0
  Shooting foul on Anthony Mathis 38.0
Team Stats
Points 80 89
Field Goals 28-54 (51.9%) 32-49 (65.3%)
3-Pointers 8-25 (32.0%) 9-12 (75.0%)
Free Throws 16-19 (84.2%) 16-24 (66.7%)
Total Rebounds 24 26
Offensive 3 2
Defensive 18 24
Team 3 0
Assists 17 16
Steals 6 3
Blocks 2 4
Turnovers 10 8
Fouls 22 21
Technicals 0 0
21 PTS, 3 REB, 1 AST
22 PTS, 4 REB, 4 AST
12T
away team logo New Mexico 8-11 404080
home team logo Fresno State 13-6 424789
Team Stats
away team logo New Mexico 8-11 82.2 PPG 34.7 RPG 15.9 APG
home team logo Fresno State 13-6 76.8 PPG 36 RPG 13.0 APG
Key Players
10
M. Maluach G/F 9.6 PPG 2.5 RPG 1.0 APG 55.5 FG%
21
D. Taylor G 17.8 PPG 3.2 RPG 2.6 APG 43.9 FG%
Top Scorers
M. Maluach G/F 21 PTS 3 REB 1 AST
D. Taylor G 22 PTS 4 REB 4 AST
51.9 FG% 65.3
32.0 3PT FG% 75.0
84.2 FT% 66.7
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
M. Maluach 34 21 3 1 0 0 1 5 8/15 0/4 5/5 0 3
A. Mathis 33 18 2 1 2 0 0 5 6/9 4/6 2/2 1 1
A. Jackson 25 7 1 5 3 0 5 1 3/5 1/3 0/0 0 1
D. Kuiper 27 6 3 3 0 0 1 3 2/6 2/6 0/0 0 3
V. Pinchuk 11 4 2 0 0 0 0 1 1/2 0/0 2/2 1 1
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
M. Maluach 34 21 3 1 0 0 1 5 8/15 0/4 5/5 0 3
A. Mathis 33 18 2 1 2 0 0 5 6/9 4/6 2/2 1 1
A. Jackson 25 7 1 5 3 0 5 1 3/5 1/3 0/0 0 1
D. Kuiper 27 6 3 3 0 0 1 3 2/6 2/6 0/0 0 3
V. Pinchuk 11 4 2 0 0 0 0 1 1/2 0/0 2/2 1 1
Bench MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
C. McNeal 25 16 0 2 1 0 0 4 4/9 1/5 7/8 0 0
J. Furstinger 31 8 8 3 0 2 2 1 4/7 0/0 0/2 1 7
J. Simmons 14 0 2 2 0 0 1 2 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 2
C. MacDougall - - - - - - - - - - - - -
S. Logwood - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T. Simons - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Vail - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Mondragon - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 200 80 21 17 6 2 10 22 28/54 8/25 16/19 3 18
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
D. Taylor 34 22 4 4 1 0 3 2 5/9 3/5 9/12 0 4
B. Williams 35 15 4 3 0 0 0 3 7/9 0/0 1/1 0 4
R. Bowles Jr. 26 14 1 2 1 0 1 4 4/4 1/1 5/8 0 1
J. Hopkins 34 13 9 4 0 1 2 1 6/11 0/0 1/2 1 8
S. Bittner 19 3 3 2 1 0 1 2 1/2 1/1 0/0 1 2
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
D. Taylor 34 22 4 4 1 0 3 2 5/9 3/5 9/12 0 4
B. Williams 35 15 4 3 0 0 0 3 7/9 0/0 1/1 0 4
R. Bowles Jr. 26 14 1 2 1 0 1 4 4/4 1/1 5/8 0 1
J. Hopkins 34 13 9 4 0 1 2 1 6/11 0/0 1/2 1 8
S. Bittner 19 3 3 2 1 0 1 2 1/2 1/1 0/0 1 2
Bench MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
J. Taylor 24 16 0 1 0 0 0 1 6/7 4/5 0/1 0 0
T. Carter II 13 6 0 0 0 1 1 4 3/7 0/0 0/0 0 0
N. Grimes 15 0 5 0 0 2 0 4 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 5
N. Williams - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. McWilliams - - - - - - - - - - - - -
L. Rojas - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G. Dekoninck - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Fitzgerald-Warren - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 200 89 26 16 3 4 8 21 32/49 9/12 16/24 2 24