Van’s Tweets: UNM-UNLV title gameMarch 16th, 2013 at 4:13 pm by vantate under Sports
KRQE Sports Director Van Tate tweets from the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev., as the UNM Lobos and the UNLV Running Rebels battle for the Mountain West Conference championship.
3:49 p.m. The UNM Lobos and UNLV Runnin Rebels clash for the Mountain West Tournament title is only minutes away.
4:06 p.m.: Boyz to Men just finished singing the National Anthem at the Mountain West Championship Game.
4:28 p.m.: Lobos and UNLV tied at 11 with 14:21 left in the first half.
4:36 p.m.: Hugh Greenwood back to back 3′s. Lobos lead UNLV 19 to 15 with 11:12 left in the first half.
4:46 p.m. Lobos lead UNLV 26 to 22 with 7:56 left in the first half.
5:08 p.m.: Lobos lead UNLV 34 to 32 at the half.
5:25 p.m.: The Lobos are shooting 44 percent while the Rebels are shooting 36 percent.
6:04 p.m.: Lobos lead UNLV 56 to 47 with 3:42 remaining in the game.
6:12 p.m.: Lobos lead cut to 3. Under 2 minutes.
Lobos defeat UNLV 63-56 to win Mountain West title.
More coverage on KRQE.com: Players react, link to game details »