Women's Basketball Game Notes
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  12/21/2007

Dec. 21, 2007

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Women's Basketball Game Notes
New Mexico vs. New Mexico State
Dec. 21, 2007 - The Pit - Albuquerque, N.M.

  • The Lobos beat the Aggies 62-56 in the 58th meeting between the two programs... UNM leads 36-22 in the series that began in 1975... The Lobos are 19-11 against the Aggies in The Pit.

  • The Lobos are now 8-2 at home and 8-4 overall this season... UNM are 7-2 in games at night and 8-3 in weekend games.

  • The Lobos are 1-1 when trailing at the half this season.

  • The Lobos pick up 1.5 points in the Rio Grande Rivalry... New Mexico leads the 2007-08 overall standings 7.5 to 4.5.

  • The crowd of 8,796 fans was the second-largest in The Pit this season... It was the third consecutive game in The Pit with over 8,000 fans and fourth of the season.

  • Second time this season that the Lobos recorded more turnovers than assists in a game and won (7-13)... The previous game was against Dayton on Nov. 10 (16-20).

    Sophomore Amy Beggin
  • Scored 15 of the last 19 Lobo points.
  • Knocked down 22 points for a new career high... Has led the Lobos in scoring for the fifth game this season.
  • Had career-highs with 13 free throws and 15 free throw attempts, for an average of 86.7 percent on the night.
  • Made 3 of 5 3-point attempts after going 2-11 in the last two outings.
  • Grabbed 6 rebounds, had 3 steals and played 40 minutes to tie season- and career-highs in all three categories.

    Senior Dionne Marsh
  • Scored 18 points in the game with 10 free throws, her 9th game of the season in double figures.

    Junior Amanda Adamson
  • Had a career high 4 blocks... three more than her previous high.

    Freshman Jessica Kielpinski
  • Had 8 points and 6 rebounds in the game... her 5 defensive rebounds were a career-high.
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