No. 15 New Mexico 68, Utah 65

Roman Martinez scored 15 points, including a tie-breaking

3-pointer late in overtime to put No. 15 New Mexico up for good in

a 68-65 win over Utah on Saturday night, the Lobos’ ninth straight


Dairese Gary scored 19 and Darington Hobson finished with 11

assists, 10 rebounds and eight points for the Lobos (23-3, 9-2

Mountain West).

New Mexico led most of the game but couldn’t put away from the

Utes (11-13, 4-6) until overtime. It was only the Lobos’ second win

in their last 21 visits to Utah.

Marshall Henderson scored 21 and Carlon Brown had 18 points for

Utah, including a 3-pointer to tie it at 60 with about 2 seconds

left in regulation.