New Mexico State vs. Saint Louis: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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New Mexico State vs. Saint Louis: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
New Mexico State 44
(24-11, 6-8 away)
(13) Saint Louis 64
(28-6, 17-2 home)
Venue: HP Pavilion
2:10PM ET / 11:10AM PT, March 21, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
New Mexico State 16 28 44
Saint Louis 29 35 64
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
New Mexico State B Sy 17 S Bhullar 11 D Mullings 4
Saint Louis D Evans 24 C Remekun 6 J Jett 7

No. 13-seeded New Mexico State was trounced by No. 4-seeded Saint Louis 64-44 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament in a game where they shot only 27.9 percent. Bandja Sy put up a team-high 17 points and nine rebounds in the Aggies loss. Renaldo Dixon scored two points and added eight rebounds. Dwayne Evans finished with a game-high 24 points and six rebounds for the Billikens. New Mexico State closes out the season with a 24-11 record. The Aggies got to the NCAA Tournament as the WAC champion after beating Texas-Arlington 64-55 in the conference championship. In the regular season, they finished third in the WAC with a 14-4 record in conference play.

New Mexico State Game Notes

  • Prior to this game, NMSU played nine Top 25 opponents in the last five seasons with a record of 0-9.
  • The Aggies have lost 80 percent of the time this season (1-4) after having a three-point percentage of 12.5 percent or worse.
  • New Mexico State has lost 75 percent of the time this season (1-3) after recording 17 or fewer field goals made.
  • When the opposition records 17 or more assists this season, New Mexico State has lost 100 percent of the time (0-3).
  • NMSU set season lows for field goal percentage (27.9) and total points (44).
  • The Aggies have recorded more blocks than their opponents for the past eight games.
  • New Mexico State has been outshot by their opponents in free throw percentage for the past four games.
  • Bandja Sy recorded a team season high in field goals attempted with 20.
  • Bandja Sy accounted for 38.6 percent of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Sim Bhullar and Bandja Sy) accounted for 47.6 percent of the rebounds.
  • Bandja Sy has led the team in scoring in nine out of 35 games this season.
  • Sim Bhullar has led the team in rebounding in 12 out of 35 games this season.
  • Bandja Sy had a career high with seven offensive rebounds.
  • Sim Bhullar recorded the sixth double-digit rebound game of his career.

Saint Louis Game Notes

  • Dwayne Evans recorded a team season high in field goals made with 11.
  • Dwayne Evans accounted for 37.5 percent of the team's points.
  • Dwayne Evans has led the team in scoring 12 times in 34 games this season.
  • Cory Remekun has led the team in rebounding five times in 34 games this season.
  • This marks the 10th 20-point game of Dwayne Evans's career.
  • Dwayne Evans has 17 straight double-digit point games.
  • Dwayne Evans set a career high with 11 field goals made.
NMSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ABandja Sy351791313
BRenaldo Dixon22280130
BSim Bhullar274110132
B-Remi Barry20651102
C+Daniel Mullings38634304
D+K. Ross-Miller16302002
DTerrel de Rouen24212002
-Tyrone Watson7010000
-Kevin Aronis5000001
SLU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Dwayne Evans342461011
ACory Remekun231161201
B+Cody Ellis311261202
BK. Mitchell33735202
B-Grandy Glaze9231101
C+Jordair Jett22217002
CMike McCall Jr23420100
CJake Barnett7010210
C-Rob Loe14021010

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