Lee Faria and Brandon Ortega
Created: January 13, 2021 10:47 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Lobo men's basketball team snapped their six game losing streak Wednesday night after snagging a win over Dixie State.
The team's defense set the tone, giving UNM 11 blocks in the game.
Four of those blocks came from Valdir Manuel. One of them led to a Rod Brown breakaway.
Brown had 8 points and 12 rebounds for the night.
In the second half, freshman Isaiah Marin caught fire and score back-to-back three pointers. Marin set a career high 13 points all in the second half.
The Lobos pulled away to beat Dixie State 72-63.
The team will head to Las Vegas next to take on UNLV Jan. 16.
Click the video above to watch game highlights and Lobo Insider Lee Faria's analysis of the game.
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