NMSU pulls away from Seattle in second half
FEB 09, 2014 12:53a ET
The Aggies (18-8, 7-3 Western Athletic Conference) shot 57.6 percent from the field, with Nephawe going 10 of 14. DK Eldridge scored 15 points, K.C. Ross-Miller had 13 and Renaldo Dixon contributed 11.
New Mexico State made three shots near the end of the first half to grab a 45-36 halftime advantage. The Aggies pulled away in the second with a 20-6 surge, with a Nephawe jumper making it 65-47 at the 12:40 mark.
Seattle cut their deficit to nine with 6:23 remaining, but NMSU responded with a 10-0 run to put the game away.