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New Mexico goes long, upsets No. 9 BYU 86-77

Published: Tuesday, June 30 2015 6:43 a.m. MDT

BYU's Jimmer Fredette looks toward the crowd after hitting a big shot against San Diego State in NCAA basketball action in Provo on Jan. 27, 2011. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News) BYU's Jimmer Fredette looks toward the crowd after hitting a big shot against San Diego State in NCAA basketball action in Provo on Jan. 27, 2011. (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.

Story continues here.

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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

Jimmer Fredette talks to a national radio talk show while being filmed by an ESPN film crew in Provo on Jan. 27, 2011, for an upcoming ESPN All Access special. (Tom Smart, Deseret News) Jimmer Fredette talks to a national radio talk show while being filmed by an ESPN film crew in Provo on Jan. 27, 2011, for an upcoming ESPN All Access special. (Tom Smart, Deseret News)

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BYU fans hold a huge enlargement of BYU guard Jimmer Fredette prior to the game with San Diego State in Provo on Jan. 26, 2011. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News) BYU fans hold a huge enlargement of BYU guard Jimmer Fredette prior to the game with San Diego State in Provo on Jan. 26, 2011. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

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