NCAA Basketball

New Mexico State Aggies (28-6)


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New Mexico hires Weir away from New Mexico State

(TSX / STATS) -- New Mexico found its new basketball coach in its own state, hiring Paul Weir away from New Mexico State on Tuesday.

The 37-year-old Weir went 28-6 and made the NCAA Tournament in his lone season as coach of the Aggies. New Mexico State lost to Baylor in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Weir replaces Craig Neal, who was fired after going 76-52 over four seasons.

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Leaders
Points: I. Baker16.7
Rebounds: E. Chuha8.9
Assists: I. Baker4.2
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: I. Baker82.9%
3P%: B. Huggins42.0%
Steals: I. Baker1.3
Blocks: J. Wilkins0.9
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 North Carolina33-7
6 Kentucky32-6
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-6
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 North Carolina33-7
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Oregon33-6
4 Kansas31-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 South Carolina26-11
7 Arizona32-5
8 Villanova32-4
9 UCLA31-5
10 Florida27-9
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Western Athletic Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Bakersfield 12-2 25-10
New Mexico State 11-3 28-6
Grand Canyon 11-3 22-9
UMKC 8-6 18-17
Utah Valley 6-8 17-17
Seattle 5-9 13-17
Texas-Rio Grande Valley 2-12 10-22
Chicago State 1-13 6-26
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