LOS ANGELES -- — Sir'Jabari Rice hit 7 of 8 from the free throw line in the final minutes and nine of his 11 points in the second half to help New Mexico State hold off Loyola Marymount, 63-58 on Saturday.
Eli Scott had 20 points for the Lions (6-4).
Joe Quintana was held to only 5 points despite heading into the matchup as the Lions' second leading scorer at 16 points per game. He shot 20 percent from beyond the arc (1 of 5).
NCAA Bracketology: Projecting the 2023 March Madness men's field
The North Carolina Tar Heels rise to the No. 2 overall seed.
Judge denies Christian Dawkins new trial he requested after FBI agent pleaded guilty to gambling government money
A federal judge denied a request Monday for a new trial from former aspiring sports business manager Christian Dawkins, who was among those convicted in the college basketball bribery case.
Weber State men's basketball coach Randy Rahe retiring after 16 seasons, 316 wins with Wildcats
Longtime Weber State head coach Randy Rahe, the Wildcats' all-time wins leader, is retiring after 16 seasons, the school announced Monday.
|New Mexico State||14-4||-||27-7|
|Stephen F. Austin||14-4||-||22-10|
|UT Rio Grande Valley||3-15||11||8-23|