FORT COLLINS — C.J. Bobbitt tossed in a career-high 22 factors and New Mexico State pulled away for an 88-68 victory over Colorado State on Sunday.
Bobbitt knocked down Eight of 12 photographs, together with Four of seven from 3-point vary, and added six rebounds for the Aggies (11-3). Terrell Brown additionally hit 4 3-pointers and scored 18 factors. Ivan Aurrecoechea completed with 15 factors and 10 rebounds for his third double-double of the season.
New Mexico State picked up its first win on Colorado State’s residence flooring. The Aggies had been 0-Four in Fort Collins by a mixed 5 factors.
The Rams (5-8) used a J.D. Paige layup to take a 20-13 lead on the 10:14 mark of the primary half. Bobbitt hit two 3-pointers and scored the ultimate eight factors in a 12-Zero run and the Aggies by no means trailed once more. NMSU’s run grew to 26-6 and the Aggies took a 39-26 lead into intermission. The Rams whittled their deficit all the way down to eight on a few events within the second half however would get no nearer.
Adam Thistlewood and Paige scored 17 apiece to tempo the Rams, whereas Nico Carvacho pitched in with 10 factors and 9 rebounds.
Colorado State sank 20 of 27 free throws, whereas New Mexico State, which didn’t try a free throw within the first half, made 5 of 6.