Post Game Notes
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  02/20/2008

Feb. 20, 2008

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• New Mexico beat Air Force, 79- 40, in the 24th meeting between the two teams...New Mexico extends its winning streak over Air Force to 23 games
• UNM is now 14-11, 6-6 in conference...this is the third straight conference home win for the Lobos and the largest margin of victory (+39) in conference play this season
• New Mexico held the lead the entire game...opening the game with an 18-3 run...the largest lead of the night for the Lobos was 41 points
• The Lobo defense held the Falcons to a 25.9 percent overall field goal shooting
• The Lobos held the Falcons to only 15 points in the first half...the fewest points allowed this season by an opponent
• The Lobo bench provided 43 points.
• UNM is now 36-0 when scoring 60 points or more over the past two seasons
• The Lobos have now hit a three-point shot in 161 consecutive games

Senior Dionne Marsh
• Went 8-for-10 with 17 points and eight rebounds...now ranks seventh on the all-time rebounding list with 682...needs 75 points to move into first on the all-time career points list.

Senior Brandi Kimble
• Eight points, seven rebounds, and 4-for4 on free throws

Sophomore Amy Beggin
• Seven assists on the night...one shy of her career record
• Two steals, now has a team-high 41 on the season

Sophomore Georonika Jackson
• Set career-highs in points (10), free throws made (6), and free throws attempted (8)
• Tied career-high in assists with three

Sophomore Valerie Kast
• Eight points off the bench in six minutes of play, including 4-for-4 on free throws, a season-high