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New Mexico takes on San Diego State after Mashburn’s 23-point exit


New Mexico Lobos (8-13, 1-7 MWC) at San Diego State Aztecs (11-5, 3-2 MWC)

San Diego; Monday, 10 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: San Diego State -13.5; plus/minus is 135.5

BOTTOM LINE: New Mexico visits the San Diego State Aztecs after Jamal Mashburn, Jr. scored 23 points in New Mexico’s 86-70 win over the San Jose State Spartans .

The Aztecs are 8-1 at home. San Diego State ranks sixth in the MWC in rebounding with 32.2 rebounds. Nathan Mensah leads the Aztecs with 7.4 boards.

The Lobos are 1-7 in conference play. New Mexico is 3-13 against opponents above .500.

Monday’s game is the first meeting of the season between the two teams in conference.

TOP PERFORMERS: Mensah is averaging 7.7 points, 7.4 rebounds and 2.3 blocks for the Aztecs. Matt Bradley is averaging 11.9 points over San Diego State’s last 10 games.

Mashburn is shooting 43.9 percent and averaging 18.0 points for the Lobos. Jaelen House is averaging 10.3 points over New Mexico’s last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Aztecs: 7-3, averaged 65.2 points, 32.8 rebounds, 12.3 assists, 9.1 steals and 5.6 blocks per game while shooting 43.5% from the field . Their opponents are averaging 56.1 points per game.

Lobos: 2-8, averaged 72.7 points, 29.2 rebounds, 12.6 assists, 5.3 steals and 3.9 blocks per game while shooting 43.0 percent from the field. Their opponents average 77.7 points.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.