Mountain West Men's Basketball Scoreboard - Dec. 8, 2012

Dec. 8, 2012


COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - No. 18/20 New Mexico and Wyoming each ran their respective season-opening win streaks to 10 games on Saturday, making the Mountain west the first conference to have two 10-0 squads in 2012-13. The Lobos held off Valparaiso, 65-52, while the Cowboys ran past Oklahoma Panhandle State, 74-55. Also picking up wins in non-conference action were Air Force and Nevada.

  • NO. 18/20 NEW MEXICO 65, Valparaiso 52
  • NEVADA 76, Washington 73
  • AIR FORCE 65, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 49
  • WYOMING 74, Oklahoma Panhandle State 55
  • Illinois-Chicago 64, COLORADO STATE 55

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No. 18/20 New Mexico 65, Valparaiso 52
No. 18/20 Dispatches Valparaiso, 65-52
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Alex Kirk scored 11 of his 12 points in the second half and No. 18/20 New Mexico beat Valparaiso 65-52 on Saturday night. [READ MORE]
Nevada 76, Washington 73
Burton Leads Nevada to 76-73 Win
SEATTLE, Wash. - Deonte Burton scored 29 points and had a career-high six steals to help Nevada beat Washington 76-73 on Saturday night. [READ MORE]
Air Force 65, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 49
Air Force Cruises Past Arkansas-Pine Bluff, 65-49
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Michael Lyons scored 26 points and Air Force rode an 18-0 second-half run to a 65-49 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Saturday afternoon. [READ MORE]
Wyoming 74, Oklahoma Panhandle State 55
Wyoming Defeats Oklahoma Panhandle State, 74-55
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Leonard Washington, Derrious Gilmore and Larry Nance Jr. combined to score 29 of Wyoming's 34 second-half points and guide the Cowboys to a 74-55 win over Oklahoma Panhandle State on Saturday afternoon. [READ MORE]
Illinois-Chicago 64, Colorado State 55
Colorado State Falls To Illinois-Chicago, 64-55
CHICAGO, Ill. - Gary Talton scored 20 points, including a perfect 12 for 12 from the free-throw line, and added five rebounds and five assists to lead Illinois-Chicago to its seventh straight victory by defeating Colorado State 64-55 on Saturday afternoon. [READ MORE]

Coming Up in Mountain West Men's Basketball
Game Time TV/Webstream
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9
No. 21/18 UNLV at California 3 p.m. PT ESPNU
FRESNO STATE at Washington State 4 p.m. PT P12N
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11
Cal Poly at NEVADA 7 p.m. PT Live Stream
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12
Colorado at FRESNO STATE 7 p.m. PT Live Stream
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13
La Verne at NO. 21/18 UNLV 7 p.m. PT Live Stream
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14
LSU at BOISE STATE 7 p.m. MT Live Stream
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15
San Francisco at NEVADA 3 p.m. PT Live Stream
New Mexico State at NO. 18/20 NEW MEXICO 4 p.m. MT CBSSN
UC Irvine at FRESNO STATE 7 p.m. PT Live Stream
San Diego at NO. 17/15 SAN DIEGO STATE 7 p.m. PT 4SD
Legend
* - Mountain West game.
CAPS denotes Mountain West team.
Bold denotes home team.
Rankings listed according to Associated Press/USA Today Coaches' Top-25 polls.
All dates and times subject to change.
Live stats available for most games.