Postgame Notes
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  01/15/2008

Jan. 15, 2008

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  • The Lady Frogs beat the Lobos 57-54 in the 11th meeting between the two teams... New Mexico is now 9-7 on the season, 1-2 in conference play and have yet to earn a conference win at home...TCU improved to 8-8 and 1-2 in conference play
  • UNM still leads the series 6-4, but falls to 2-3 since TCU joined the Mountain West Conference in 2005-2006
  • The Lobos are now 0-3 when playing on weekdays and 1-3 when trailing at the half
  • The Lobos are 0-4 in televised games this season
  • The Horned Frogs win was its first on the road this season...TCU entered the game 0-6 away from home
  • The Horned Frogs went on a 17-4 run starting with 5:28 left in the first half to lead 36-20 at the break
  • This was the Lobos' first loss to TCU at The Pit...The Lobos are now 4-1 against TCU at home
  • The Lobos scored only 20 points in the first half... two more than their season low of 18 at UTEP
  • At half the Lobos were 7-of-28 from the field, for 25 percent with TCU shooting 15-of-28 for 54 percent
  • The Lobos are now 7-7 with Marsh, Kimble, Beggin, Hartill, and Weissmann in the starting lineup
  • TCU scored 17 points off 21 Lobo turnovers
  • The Horned Frogs led by as much as 19 points with ten seconds left in the first half before Amy Beggin drained a trio of free throws to cut the lead to 16 going into halftime
  • The Horned Frogs' only points after 8:27 were a pair of free throws as the Lobos went on a 14-2 run but failed to convert on the final possession with 8.1 seconds on the clock and trailing 57-54
  • Despite outrebounding TCU, 39-30, UNM's field goal percentage was only 32 percent compared to TCU's 49 percent

    Sophomore Amy Beggin

  • Led the team in total points with 19, three shy of her career high of 22
  • Set a career-high in steals with five...two more than her previous record of three

    Sophomore Eileen Weissmann

  • Tied a career-high of three-pointers made with three
  • Played 28 minutes, two more than her previous record of 26 at San Diego State last week

    Freshman Amanda Best

  • Chipped in seven points off the bench, tying her career-best set on Dec. 12 against Norfolk State
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