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New Mexico had little trouble on Saturday as they improved to 15-2 on the season. Sophomore big man Alex Kirk had one of the more impressive performances of the day.
The Lobos used their size advantage all game long. New Mexico out-rebounded the Bulldogs, 42-21, and forced 18 turnovers. Despite going 2-for-12 from behind the three-point arc, UNM shot 49 percent from the field and held a 17-point lead at halftime.
Fresno State never really had much of a chance. Marvelle Harris led the way with 11 points, although he shot just 3-for-11 from the field. No other player reached double digits in scoring for the Bulldogs.
Next up for No. 25 New Mexico is a road trip to Boise State on Wednesday night. Tipoff is set for 9 p.m. ET. Fresno State will look to get back on track against Wyoming, which lost suffered its first loss of the season earlier this week.