In Las Vegas, Nev., a University of New Mexico women’s basketball team playing its third game in four days, wore down Friday in a 61-40 loss to TCU in the semifinals of the Mountain West Conference tournament.
No Lobo player reached double figures in scoring. Jasmine Patterson scored nine points to lead UNM, which finished its season 13-18. New Mexico shot 23.7 percent from the floor (14-of-59). Helen Sverrisdottir scored 25 points for TCU (22-9), which advances to play Utah for the league tournament title Saturday.
For complete game coverage, read Saturday’s Albuquerque Journal or go online to www.abqjournal.com/sports.