Scores

Final

CSU Bakersfield 86

(8-13, 1-6 WAC)

New Mexico St 89

(16-7, 5-2 WAC)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    9:00 PM ET, January 30, 2014

    Pan American Center, Las Cruces, New Mexico

    1 2 T
    CSB 36 5086
    NMSU 47 4289

    Top Performers

    CSU Bakersfield: I. Grayson 20 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    New Mexico St: S. Bhullar 13 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 6 Blk

    New Mexico State hangs on, beating CSUB 89-86

    Associated Press

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Daniel Mullins scored four crucial points in the final 48 seconds and led New Mexico State with 19 points in defeating Cal State Bakersfield 89-86 on Thursday night.

    New Mexico State (16-7, 5-2 Western Athletic Conference) outscored the Roadrunners 47-36 at the break before CSUB mounted a second half comeback.

    Cal State Bakersfield (8-13, 1-6) outscored the Aggies 50-42 in the second period and a Roadrunner 13-0 run that ended with 5 minutes to play in the second period gave CSUB a 80-74 lead.

    The Aggies took their turn and scored six unanswered points to lead CSUB 81-80. Mullins later scored on a layup and two free throws wrapped around a Sim Bhullar free throw and New Mexico went up 88-84. With 12 seconds to play, the Aggies had all the points they needed to ice the victory.

    Issiah Grayson paced CSUB with 20 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CSB
    NMSU
    Points 86 89
    FG Made-Attempted 30-68 (.441) 26-49 (.531)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-12 (.500) 5-13 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 20-25 (.800) 32-44 (.727)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 32 (0/0) 21 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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