6:00 PM ET, January 15, 2011
University Arena, Albuquerque, NM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Coach Steve Fisher is almost ready to say it: smooth-shooting point guard D.J. Gay is San Diego State's best player.Gay scored a career-high 30 points, Kawhi Leonard had 19 points and 15 rebounds and No. 6 San Diego State beat New Mexico 87-77 on Saturday night to remain one of the nation's four unbeaten teams.
• San Diego State snapped New Mexico's 16-game home winning streak.
• The Aztecs won their 19th straight game, the longest active win streak in the nation.
• San Diego State won for the fourth time in their past six games at The Pit.
• Drew Gordon led New Mexico with a season-high 23 points and 14 rebounds, his second straight double-double and third in his past four games.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||27-55 (.491)||22-58 (.379)|
|3P Made-Attempted||13-25 (.520)||7-16 (.438)|
|FT Made-Attempted||20-29 (.690)||26-35 (.743)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||23 (0/0)||23 (0/0)|