Postgame Notes
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  01/26/2008

Jan. 26, 2008

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University of New Mexico Women's Basketball Post Game Notes
BYU Cougars vs. New Mexico Lobos
Albuquerque, N.M.-The Pit

  • The Lobos fell to the Cougars 41-38 in the 59th meeting between the two teams...BYU now leads the series 36-23.
  • The Lobos are now 0-3 at The Pit this season in conference play.
  • The three-point loss by the Lobos is the third by that margin in the past four games.
  • Each team had only five field goals apiece in the second half...New Mexico failed to score a field goal after 6:49 remaining in the game.
  • There were 10 lead changes and six ties.
  • BYU out-rebounded New Mexico 49-30, the most rebounds an opponent has had against New Mexico all season.
  • The Cougars had 17 second-chance points.
  • New Mexico scored 17 points off BYU's 25 turnovers.
  • The 12 points by the Cougars from 9:02 to 3:46 in the first half were courtesy of four consecutive three-pointers.
  • Each team had only 16 points in the second half...the lowest this season by the Lobos and their opponents.
  • Senior Dionne Marsh

  • Led the team with 11 points...needs 11 more to move into third on the Lobo all-time career scoring list and 175 to become the Lobos all-time scoring leader.
  • Freshman Jessica Kielpinski

  • Had four assists...beating her season-high of three against California on Nov.18.
  • Senior Brandi Kimble

  • Led the team with 10 rebounds...second time all season she has hit double figures in rebounds...leads the team this season in number of games as the rebound leader with 10.
  • Had four steals...now needs only 11 more to take possession of tenth place on the Top 10 career steals list.
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