Updated: 12/12/2013 11:58 AM |
Created: 12/09/2013 4:17 PM
By: Jeffery Gordon, KOB.com
The New Mexico State Aggies men's basketball team will face the nation's top team on Wednesday.
The Aggies will travel to Tucson to take on No. 1 Arizona.
The Aggies (7-4) are coming off an 80-68 road loss to No. 19 Gonzaga, which was the first game of a tough four game road stretch for NMSU.
NMSU's final three opponents of the trip have a combined 22-3 record.
The Aggies played nationally ranked Gonzaga tough, but Arizona represents a bigger challenge.
The Wildcats (9-0) have not given up more than 66 points the entire season.
Arizona is led by leading scorer Nick Johnson and freshman Aaron Gordon,who is averaging close to a double-double a game.
Gordon is the younger brother of former Lobo Drew Gordon.
Wednesday's game starts at 7 p.m.
Aggies center Sim Bhullar is currently fourth in the nation in field goal percentage.