Nov. 6, 2010
Saturday, November 6, 2010 - 8:06 p.m.
*Steve Alford won 31 games at Manchester in 1994-95 and 30 games at New Mexico in 2009-10, winning conference coach of the year both times.
*Jamal Fenton bested his career-high of 11 points before the eight-minute media timeout, scoring 13 points in just eight minutes of playing time. He ended the game with 23 points and a perfect 8-for-8 from the line.
*Manchester is ranked #25 in the preseason NCAA Division III poll.
*Attendance was 14,093, besting the 13,921 from Wednesday night, giving UNM 28,014 for the two exhibition games. That's the most since 2002 when UNM drew 28,623 for two games.
*UNM outscored Manchester 30-6 in the paint in the first half and 48-16 for the game.
*UNM led by as much as 37 before a 14-0 Manchester run. UNM eventually pushed the lead to 45, which was the final.
*Manchester went 6-for-their first 19 from three-point range, and then hit 6-of-9 over a six minute span in the second half.
*UNM hit the century mark for the first time in an exhibition since Nov. 5, 2005 when the Lobos beat New Mexico Highlands 110-79.