Scores

Final

Tenn St 55

(0-2, 0-2 away)

New Mexico St 70

(1-1, 1-0 home)

    Coverage: ROOT

    10:00 PM ET, November 9, 2013

    Stan Sheriff Center, Honolulu, Hawaii

    1 2 T
    TNST 32 2355
    NMSU 38 3270

    Top Performers

    Tennessee St: P. Miller 30 Pts, 2 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    New Mexico St: D. Eldridge 14 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Blk

    New Mexico St pulls away from Tennessee St, 70-55

    Associated Press

    HONOLULU -- Daniel Mullings pumped in 16 points and Tshilidzi Nephawe added 11 points and 11 rebounds to lead New Mexico State past Tennessee State, 70-55, for its first win at the Rainbow Classic Saturday.

    The Aggies, who lost the tournament opener to Western Michigan Friday, went on a 10-0 run that put them up 64-50 with 3:36 left to play.

    Mullings backcourt mate, D.K. Eldridge, added 14 points for New Mexico State (1-1), and center Sim Bhullar added 12 points and eight rebounds.

    The Tigers (0-2) trailed by just four, 54-50, with under 7:00 to play, but turned cold from the floor while New Mexico State put the game away.

    Patrick Miller led all scorers with a career-high 30 points for Tennessee State (0-2), connecting on 12 of 22 shots from the field.

    The four-team, round-robin tournament wraps up Monday, with Tennessee State playing Western Michigan and the Aggies playing Hawaii.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TNST
    NMSU
    Points 55 70
    FG Made-Attempted 21-55 (.382) 22-47 (.468)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-7 (.429) 4-14 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-19 (.526) 22-28 (.786)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

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