NCAA Tournament Scores, Louisville Vs. New Mexico: Cards Lead Low-Scoring Game At Half, 26-25

Louisville and New Mexico are locked in a close, low-scoring contest in the Third Round of the NCAA Tournament. Rick Pitino's Cardinals hold a 26-25 lead at halftime.

Russ Smith leads Louisville with nine points (on eight shots, as he is still Russ Smith) and Chane Behanan has added six for the Cardinals. Louisville has just four assists on 11 made field goals.

New Mexico, which briefly lost Drew Gordon to a knee injury, was led by Kendall Williams' eight points. Gordon and A.J. Hardeman both had four points in the first half, while the Lobos committed seven turnovers.

For up-to-the-minute scores on all NCAA Tournament games, please check out SI.com's complete scoreboard.

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