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Mountain West Championship - 1st Round
13-19, 5-12 Conf
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Final
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13-17, 6-12 Conf

Nevada beats New Mexico 79-72 in MWC tourney

LAS VEGAS -- — Grant Sherfield had 27 points and 10 rebounds as Nevada defeated New Mexico 79-72 in the first round of the Mountain West Conference tournament on Wednesday.

Desmond Cambridge Jr. had 14 points for Nevada (13-17). Warren Washington added 11 points and eight rebounds. Will Baker had 10 points.

Jaelen House had 19 points and seven assists for the Lobos (13-19). Jamal Mashburn Jr. added 15 points and Javonte Johnson had 14 points.

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