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Final

Southern 66

(3-9, 0-7 away)

New Mexico St 91

(7-4, 3-1 home)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    7:00 PM ET, December 19, 2011

    Pan American Center, Las Cruces, New Mexico

    1 2 T
    SOU 29 3766
    NMSU 37 5491

    Top Performers

    Southern University: M. Bol 12 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    New Mexico State: W. McKines 20 Pts, 16 Reb

    New Mexico St. 91, Southern U. 66

    Associated Press

    LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Wendell McKines had 20 points and a career-high 16 rebounds to lead New Mexico State past Southern 91-66 Monday.

    New Mexico State (7-4) never trailed. The Aggies led by eight at halftime and pushed the lead to as many as 29 with 1:15 left.

    Senior center Hamidu Rahman scored 16 points and hauled in nine rebounds, senior guard Hernst Laroche scored 14 points and freshman guard Daniel Mullings posted a career-best 14 points as the Aggies were 51.7 percent from the field and scored 40 points in the paint.

    Mike Celestin and Madut Bol led Southern (3-9) with 12 points apiece and Cameron Monroe chipped in with 11 as Southern finished the game 35.4 percent from the floor and 7 of 18 from 3-point range.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SOU
    NMSU
    Points 66 91
    FG Made-Attempted 23-65 (.354) 31-60 (.517)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-18 (.389) 5-12 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-20 (.650) 24-35 (.686)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 29

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