The Lady Raiders were pushed in the 2nd half against New Mexico on Wednesday night, but were able to hold off the Lady Lobos for their 2nd win of the Season.
New Mexico couldn’t buy a bucket in the first half, and the Lady Raiders took advantage with a 27-16 lead at the break.
New Mexico came out in the 2nd half with a furious 18-4 run that saw them take a 34-33 lead. But the ladies got a spark from Shauntal Nobles, three point play, which were her only points in eight minutes of play before fouling out. They were also sparked by the play of Diamond Lockhart who poured in 11 of her 13 points in the 2nd half, and Amber Battle recorded her 2nd straight double-double with 17 points and 14 rebounds, as the Ladies moved to 2-0 with the 64-56 win.