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NCAA Game Summary - New Mexico at Boise State



(Wednesday, February 12th)

Final Score: Boise State 71, New Mexico 70

Boise, ID (SportsNetwork.com) - Derrick Marks made two free throws with 14 seconds remaining to give his Boise State Broncos a 71-70 victory over the New Mexico Lobos in a Mountain West Conference tilt at Taco Bell Arena.

Marks finished the game with 11 points and eight assists. Anthony Drmic netted 18 points to pace Boise State (16-9, 6-6 MW), and Thomas Bropleh chipped in 14 points off the bench. Ryan Watkins notched a double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds in the win, which ended a three-game losing streak for the Broncos.

Kendall Williams tallied 22 points to lead all scorers for New Mexico (18-5, 9-2), hitting 7-of-14 from the floor. Cameron Bairstow scored 20 points, and Alex Kirk narrowly missed out on a double-double with 13 points and nine boards. The loss ends a six-game win streak for the Lobos.

New Mexico shot 56 percent from the floor in the first half and hit 9-of-10 from the free-throw line, and took a 42-35 lead into the break. Boise State shot just 37.9 percent in the frame, but hit 6-of-14 from 3-point range.

The Broncos improved to 41.4 percent in the second half, while New Mexico dropped its percentage down to 44.4. Boise State made four more shots in the period, and hit clutch free throws with under 20 seconds left to play to earn the win.

Boise State held the edge in points in the paint, 22-16, and in bench points, 24-2. The Broncos also outrebounded the Lobos, 35-25. New Mexico had the advantage from the free-throw line, 20-14.

02/12 23:56:30 ET

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Scoreboard
MLB
Final
NYY 5
BAL 0
Final
CLE 0
KAN 2
Final
TOR 14
SEA 4
Final
DET 0
CWS 2
Final
ATL 0
PIT 1
8th
TEX 4
HOU 3
 
8th
CHC 0
STL 8
 
7th
MIN 1
ARI 5
 
1st
OAK 4
ANA 1
 
2nd
SDP 1
COL 0
 
2nd
LOS 0
SFG 1
 
Final
NYI 3
OTT 2
 
6:00pm Tonight
NYI
OTT
 
Final
PIT 1
DET 2
Final
NYR 4
NJD 5
2nd
PHI 0
TOR 0
 
Final
PHI 5
WAS 4
Final
WIN 2
MIN 1
 
3rd
DAL 3
STL 2
 
2nd Intermission
COL 2
ANA 1
 
1st
ANA 2
COL 0
 
1st
ARI 1
LOS 2
 
10:30pm Tonight
LOS
ARI
 
3rd
NYJ 13
CHI 24