SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- New Mexico State earned a little slice of history by taking San Diego State to overtime.
It was little consolation on a night that was more frustrating than gratifying. The Aggies lost 73-69 in the record fourth OT game of the first full day of the NCAA tournament.
Kevin Aronis tied the game at 60 with a 3-pointer to force the extra session, but the last five...
New Mexico State trailed San DIego State by five points with 22 seconds to play in regulation. Somehow, the Aggies were able to take the Aztecs to overtime. Senior forward Renaldo Dixon was able to get a key rebound and putback off of a Kevin Aronis miss and bring NMSU back within three. On the ensuing inbounds, San Diego State senior Xavier Thames fumbled the ball out of bounds...
San Diego State was just giving New Mexico State every opportunity to get back into their second round matchup game on Thursday night. After Kevin Aronis missed his first three-point attempt, the Aggies got their own rebound and Aronis was found again; this time he wouldn’t miss.
This was also after a terrible inbounds turnover by SDSU:
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Kevin Aronis scored 20 points and Western Athletic Conference favorite New Mexico State opened its league schedule with an 84-62 victory over Grand Canyon on Saturday night.
Aronis made five 3-pointers in the first half when the Aggies (12-5) took a 45-31 lead. Grand Canyon got within 10 points early in the second half but no closer.
NMSU's Daniel Mullings added 15 points and DK...
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January 05, 2014
Kevin Aronis and Matei Buovac both scored 18 points to lead New Mexico State to a dominating 97-47 victory over Northern New Mexico, a NAIA school, Saturday night.
Six Aggies were in double figures as DK Eldridge scored 16, Sim Bhullar had 12 with 10 rebounds and five blocks, Ian Baker also had 12, and Tshilidzi Nephawe added 10.
New Mexico State (10-5) opened the game with a 24...
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December 22, 2013