Scores

Final

New Mexico St 71

(10-8, 4-2 WAC)

Idaho 70

(6-9, 2-3 WAC)

10:05 PM ET, January 12, 2013

Cowan Spectrum at the Kibbie Dome, Moscow, Idaho

1 2 T
NMSU 42 2971
IDHO 27 4370

Top Performers

New Mexico State: S. Bhullar 16 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Blk

Idaho: K. Barone 18 Pts, 10 Reb

New Mexico St. 71, Idaho 70

Associated Press

MOSCOW, Idaho -- Sim Bhullar and K.C. Ross-Miller each scored 16 points and New Mexico State held off a second-half comeback by Idaho for a 71-70 victory on Saturday night.

New Mexico State (10-8, 4-2 Western Athletic) also got 14 points from Bandja Sy.

Idaho (6-9, 2-3) was down by 15 at halftime, but fell short at the end.

Kyle Barone scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Idaho. Connor Hill scored 17 points and Robert Harris and Stephen Madison each scored 11.

New Mexico State had a 15-2 scoring advantage off turnovers and an 8-6 scoring edge off the bench.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NMSU
IDHO
Points 71 70
FG Made-Attempted 25-52 (.481) 25-48 (.521)
3P Made-Attempted 4-11 (.364) 6-14 (.429)
FT Made-Attempted 17-25 (.680) 14-15 (.933)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
Largest Lead 17 3

2012-13 Season

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