Scores

Final

New Mexico 70

(14-10, 3-6 MW)

Colorado State 66

(14-7, 4-5 MW)

    6:05 PM ET, February 3, 2007

    Moby Arena, Fort Collins, Colorado

    1 2 T
    UNM 28 4270
    CSU 22 4466

    Top Performers

    New Mexico: T. Danridge 24 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Colorado State: J. Smith 16 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Blk

    New Mexico 70, Colorado St. 66

    Associated Press

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) -- Tony Danridge scored 24 points to lead New Mexico to a 70-66 win Saturday over Colorado State, which lost its third straight.

    Aaron Johnson had 13 rebounds and five points for New Mexico (14-10, 3-6 Mountain West), and J.R. Giddens added 14 points.

    The teams traded the lead 14 times. Chad Toppert's two free throws with 20 seconds left gave New Mexico a 70-66 lead. Jason Smith and Tyler Smith both missed 3-pointers in the last 15 seconds for Colorado State (14-7, 4-5).

    The Rams trailed 65-64 with 1:13 to go after two free throws by Cory Lewis. Toppert hit a 3-pointer with 39 seconds left to put New Mexico up 68-64. Jason Smith hit two foul shots for CSU to pull to within 68-66 before Toppert hit his two foul shots to close out the scoring.

    Jason Smith led the Rams with 16 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNM
    CSU
    Points 70 66
    FG Made-Attempted 24-64 (.375) 22-48 (.458)
    3P Made-Attempted 12-28 (.429) 4-13 (.308)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-13 (.769) 18-20 (.900)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 2

    2006-07 Season

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