New Mexico St. beats UTRGV 77-61 in WAC Tournament
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LAS VEGAS (AP) Donnie Tillman and Wilfried Likayi scored 12 points apiece and New Mexico State cruised to a 77-61 win over UT-Rio Grande Valley on Thursday night at the Western Athletic Conference Tournament.
Third-seeded New Mexico State (11-7) plays No. 2 seed Utah Valley in the semifinals Friday.
Javon Levi had 12 points and five assists for sixth-seeded UTRGV (9-10). Jeff Otchere added 11 points.
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Updated March 12, 2021