Dec. 19, 2010
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Phillip McDonald scored 17 points and New Mexico beat The Citadel 84-58 Sunday.
Austin Dahn scored 15 points and Mike Groselle added 14 to lead the Bulldogs (3-7).
McDonald scored eight points, including a resounding two-handed dunk, during the Lobos' 16-2 run to start the second half as New Mexico increased its 10-point advantage to 58-34.
The Citadel led 23-20 lead with 8:10 left in the first half and trailed just 28-26 with 5:23 to go. But New Mexico used a 14-4 run just before halftime to go up 42-30 and led by double digits the rest of the way.