Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
ALBUQUERQUE — New Mexico upset No. 9 BYU, 86-77, Saturday afternoon at The Pit, snapping the Cougars' 10-game winning streak, in front of a crowd of more than 15,000 Saturday afternoon.
Jubilant Lobo fans rushed the court to celebrate the big victory.
BYU had knocked off No. 4 San Diego State on Wednesday night at the Marriott Center, but UNM was too much for the Cougars.
Live game blog from Dick Harmon
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No. 9 BYU (20-1, 6-0) at New Mexico (14-7, 2-4)
Today, 2 p.m., The Pit, Albuquerque
Radio: 1160 AM, 102.7 FM
BOXSCORE: Cougars at Lobos
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MATCHUP: No. 9 Brigham Young at New Mexico
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