Louisiana Tech beat Nevada 77-71 in Ruston earlier this evening.
USU 7-3 15:16
USU has had a couple of baskets inside against the NMSU zone from wesley that were hardly contested
USU 9-7 11:32
The Aggies went scoreless for nearly five minutes and trailed 9-3 before a Rahman layup from inside and Gordo Castillo hit a jumper, which has to be the first time either team has had anything in transition
NMSU 20-13 7:51
The Aggies' athleticism appears to be bothering USU so far as the UTAgs have struggled inbounding on makes. NMSu on a 17-4 run and have the ball
NMSU 25-24 2:23
Utah State came back pretty quick and tied the game at 22 as the Aggies' shots quit falling for a stretch before McKines' second 3 of the game put NMSu back up.
NMSU 27-24 at half
McKines blocked a pooh Williams shot and Gibson finished with a nice flip of his left on the other end as the UtAgs were scoreless in the last 2:58
NMSU 31-30 15:28
Gibson scored eight straight to pushe the lead back to seven but you dont expect the UtAgs to go away and they havent
NMSU 53-45 5:52
Gibson is heating up and the UtAgs just hit their second 3 of the game
NMSU 53-47 3:23
NMSU has run the clock but missed its last three shots
NMSU 55-52 final
Very good win for the Aggies. Learning how to close out a game against a good team to win their fifth in a row.