Aggies beat Bulldogs in overtime
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP)—Jahmar Young scored 10 of his 23 points in overtime as New Mexico State defeated Fresno State 79-71 Saturday night.
The Aggies (13-12, 7-5 WAC) had forced overtime at 66 when Wendell McKines hit two free throws with 23 seconds remaining.
Fresno State (10-16, 2-9) missed two 3-point tries in the final seconds of regulation.
Young sank a 25-foot jumper, 3-point pointer, a 12-foot jumper and three free throws in overtime and Paul George hit two foul shots to give New Mexico State a 74-68 lead.
McKines finished with a career-high 22 points and also pulled down 13 rebounds.
Sylvester Seay finished with 25 points for the Bulldogs while Mychal Ladd added 22 points and 12 rebounds.