Mountain West Tournament - Wyoming Falls 78-68 Against New Mexico - Game Recap

Vance Jackson scored 26 points for New Mexico on Wednesday, leading them to a 78-68 victory over Wyoming at Thomas & Mack Center.

New Mexico won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -9.0-point spread as favorites.

Makuach Maluach had 13 points for New Mexico and Keith McGee chipped in with 12 points. Vance Jackson had 5 assists for them, while Vance Jackson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Wyoming got a 31-point performance from Justin James, who was supported by 10 points from Jordan Naughton. Justin James had 4 assists in a losing cause for Wyoming, while Justin James grabbed 7 rebounds.

New Mexico trailed at halftime, 38-28.

The rebound battle favored New Mexico as they grabbed 40 boards, while Wyoming only had 32