New Mexico State edges Idaho, 75-72
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP)—New Mexico State’s Jahmar Young was a one-man wrecking crew, scoring 19 of his game-high 32 points in the final 7:36 to lead the Aggies past Idaho 75-72 Monday night.
With just over seven minutes remaining, New Mexico State (10-7, 3-1 Western Athletic) trailed 54-51, but Young took over the game and scored all but four of the Aggies’ final 23 points.
Jonathan Gibson joined Young in double figures with 18 points. Mac Hopson led the Vandals (8-7, 1-3) with 17 points while Kashif Watson added 16 and Luiz Toledo had 12.
Idaho had 16 turnovers that led to 23 New Mexico State points. The Aggies led 36-34 at halftime.