LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) Riley Battin scored 18 points to lead California Baptist over New Mexico State 70-61 on Saturday night.

Battin shot 6 for 9 from the floor (3 for 6 from 3-point range) for the Lancers (10-7, 2-2 Western Athletic Conference). Taran Armstrong scored 10 points with five assists.

Deshawndre Washington finished with 20 points for the Aggies (7-9, 0-4). Issa Muhammad had 10 points and nine rebounds.


Cal Baptist next plays Wednesday against Utah Valley at home, and New Mexico State will visit Seattle U on Thursday.


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