Sanjosest 25 22 47
Nmexico 37 35 72
Date of game: 2/1/2014

Recap: New Mexico vs. San Jose St

Albuquerque, NM (SportsNetwork.com) - Cameron Bairstow tallied 14 points and seven rebounds, as the New Mexico Lobos dismantled the San Jose State Spartans, 72-47, in a Mountain West Conference clash at University Arena.

Alex Kirk netted 13 points off the bench for New Mexico (17-4, 8-1 MWC), winners of five straight. Kendall Williams scored 11 points and Hugh Greenwood handed out seven assists.

For SJSU (6-16, 0-10), which has lost 10 in a row since entering league play, Rashad Muhammad poured in 15 points and Jalen James logged 11 points and seven boards.

New Mexico's dominance started early, as it ran out to a 17-3 lead less than seven minutes in before eventually taking a 37-25 lead at halftime.

The Lobos' field goal efficiency improved from 43.8 percent in the first half to 50 percent in the second, as their advantage swelled to as many as 29 points.

SJSU shot just 34.1 percent from the field and lost the rebounding battle, 40-26.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Jeff Gordon to run one more full season

Jeff Gordon isn't retiring from racing after the 2015 season, but the 43-year-old driver is making this his last year competing for a championship in the Sprint Cup Series.

Extra Points: Belichick doubles down on denial

The New England Patriots have a pretty important game to prepare for in just over a week's time so Bill Belichick took to the podium on Saturday for a surprise press conference designed to move things along from DeflateGate, the NFL's sting operation designed to see if the Pats intentionally deflated footballs in the AFC Championship Game.

Athletics agree to 1-year deal with Abad

The Oakland Athletics and left-handed pitcher Fernando Abad agreed to terms on a one-year contract Friday, avoiding arbitration.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.