Albuquerque, NM (SportsNetwork.com) - Hugh Greenwood scored a game-high 20
points to lift the New Mexico Lobos to an 84-75 victory over the Boise State
Broncos in Mountain West Conference action from the Pit.
Kendall Williams added 18 points and nine assists for New Mexico (14-4, 5-1
MWC), which has won seven of its last eight. Cameron Bairstow tacked on 17
points and Alex Kirk finished with 15 points and five blocks.
Derrick Marks netted 19 points and Ryan Watkins had an impressive night, with
15 points and 22 rebounds for Boise State (13-6, 3-3). Nick Duncan tallied 16
points and Mikey Thompson chipped in 11 off the bench.
The Lobos, who never trailed in the contest, shot 51.9 percent from the floor
in the first half, including a 5-of-9 showing from beyond the arc. The Broncos
only netted 27.8 percent from the field in the period and trailed 40-27 at the
New Mexico closed out the victory by connecting on 63.6 percent from the field
in the final 20 minutes.
Boise State was the superior team inside, outscoring the Lobos in the paint
(28-22), while holding a 41-28 edge on the boards.
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