Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Victory By UNM Not That Easy.(Sports)

Byline: Mike Hall Associate Sports Editor

Just a 24-of-40 Effort From the Foul Line

The University of New Mexico women's basketball team Saturday night in the Pit succeeded in making a 20-point victory look difficult.

For the record, the Lobos defeated San Diego State 86-66 before 7,389 fans. The win gave UNM a 12-6 overall mark, 3-1 in Mountain West Conference play. The Aztecs fell to 10-7, 2-2.

The Lobos are in second place in the conference behind 5-0 Utah. Brigham Young, like San Diego, is 2-2 after defeating Colorado State (1-3) by a 66-56 score Saturday.

A cakewalk the Lobos' victory was not.

At halftime, UNM held a 25-12 lead on the boards, 14-4 on the offensive end. …

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