With the clock ticking down, Harris passed on an open layup and kicked out to wide-open teammate Terrel Brown, who was spotted up for the game-winner behind the arc. Brown was fouled as he took the shot, but missed two of three free throws with 1.1 seconds left, and New Mexico State fell 78-77.
Auburn went into this matchup being Highly Favored against New Mexico State. New Mexico State though brought some competition. Though New Mexico State has some nice plays, missed free throws late hurt them. Huge performance by Johnny Mccants and Trevelin Queen of Mew Mexico State. Mccants had 16 points, 7 rebounds and 2 steals. Queen put up 14 points 6 assist and 5 rebound, thought the performance from New Mexico State wasn’t enough, this team proved themselves. Auburn on the other hand came out victorious. Huge performance by Jared Harper who put up 17 points, and had a nice all around game. Auburn has a tough road against a Kansas team who have faced ups and downs all season. Hopefully, Auburn can come back from this tough game and beat Kansas.