Denver arrived in Las Cruces with a seven game win streak. The Pioneers leave town with a one game losing streak.
New Mexico State dominated Denver in a 53-42 victory late Wednesday night. The Aggies were dominating defensively allowing just four offensive rebounds while holding the Pioneers to 40 per cent shooting from the field including just 3-19 on three point attempts.
Tyrone Watson led NMSU in scoring with 12 points.
The game started at 9:00 to accommodate ESPNU and was billed as a "pajama party."