2010–11 New Mexico State Aggies men's basketball team

The 2010–11 New Mexico State Aggies men's basketball team represented New Mexico State University in the 2010–11 college basketball season. This was Marvin Menzies 4th season as head coach. The Aggies played their home games at Pan American Center and competed in the Western Athletic Conference. They finished the season 16–17, 8–8 in WAC play.

2010–11 New Mexico State Aggies men's basketball
New Mexico State Aggies wordmark.svg
ConferenceWestern Athletic Conference
2010–11 record16–17 (8–8 WAC)
Head coachMarvin Menzies
Assistant coaches
Home arenaPan American Center
Seasons
2010–11 WAC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
No. 19 Utah State 15 1   .938     30 4   .882
Boise State 10 6   .625     22 13   .629
New Mexico State 9 7   .563     16 17   .485
Idaho 9 7   .563     18 14   .563
Hawaii 8 8   .500     19 13   .594
Nevada 8 8   .500     13 19   .406
Fresno State 6 10   .375     14 17   .452
San Jose State 5 11   .313     17 16   .515
Louisiana Tech 2 14   .125     12 20   .375
2011 WAC Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll

RosterEdit

2010–11 New Mexico State Aggies men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Previous school Hometown
F 1 Christian Kabongo 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 199 lb (90 kg) Fr Central Commerce Collegiate Toronto, ON
G 5 Drew Herig 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 183 lb (83 kg) Fr Sandia High School Albuquerque, NM
F 10 Bandja Sy 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 214 lb (97 kg) So Stoneridge Prep Cergy, France
G 13 Hernst Laroche 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 170 lb (77 kg) Jr Vanier College Montreal, Quebec
C 15 Tshilidzi Nephawe 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 268 lb (122 kg) Fr Stoneridge Prep Johannesburg, South Africa
G 21 Makhtar Diop 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Jr St. Jeanne d'Arc Institute Dakar, Senegal
F 25 Renaldo Dixon 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Fr Christian Faith Academy Toronto, ON
F 31 Wendell McKines 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Sr Richmond HS Oakland, CA
C 32 Hamidu Rahman 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 245 lb (111 kg) Jr American Christian School Somerset, NJ
F 33 Troy Gillenwater 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 238 lb (108 kg) Jr Stoneridge Prep Boston, MA
G 34 Gordo Castillo 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Sr Las Cruces High School Las Cruces, NM
F 35 B.J. West 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Jr God's Academy Cheneyville, LA
F 45 Tyrone Watson 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 225 lb (102 kg) So Cathedral High School Hamilton, Ontario
C 55 Abdoulaye N'doye 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 215 lb (98 kg) So International School of Management Dakar, Senegal
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster

2010–11 Schedule and resultsEdit

Source[1]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record High points High rebounds High assists Site (attendance)
city, state
Exhibition
11/08/2010*
7:00 PM
Eastern New Mexico W 98–72 
 18  Gillenwater   4  Nephawe   4  3 Tied  Pan American Center (3,621)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Regular Season
11/12/2010*
6:00 PM
at Louisiana–Lafayette W 92–76  1–0
 30  Gillenwater   8  Gillenwater   8  Laroche  Cajundome (3,488)
Lafayette, Louisiana
11/15/2010*
7:00 PM
Western New Mexico
Hall of Fame Tip Off
W 95–62  2–0
 21  Gillenwater   9  Sy   8  Laroche  Pan American Center (5,004)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
11/18/2010*
6:30 PM, FSAZ
at Arizona L 57–83  2–1
 25  Gillenwater   6  Gillenwater   4  Watson  McKale Center (13,590)
Tucson, Arizona
11/20/2010*
5:30 PM
vs. Massachusetts
Hall of Fame Tip Off
L 57–71  2–2
 13  Gillenwater   7  Gillenwater   3  Laroche  MassMutual Center (2,274)
Springfield, Massachusetts
11/21/2010*
12:30 PM
vs. USC
Hall of Fame Tip Off
L 61–80  2–3
 14  Kabongo   7  Kabongo/Nephawe   5  Laroche  MassMutual Center (N/A)
Springfield, Massachusetts
11/23/2010*
7:00 PM
at UTEP
Battle of I-10
L 56–73  2–4
 18  Gillenwater   14  Gillenwater   3  Watson  Don Haskins Center (11,792)
El Paso, Texas
11/30/2010*
7:00 PM
UTEP
Battle of I-10
L 72–74  2–5
 22  Gillenwater   10  Gillenwater   4  Laroche  Pan American Center (8,488)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
12/04/2010*
7:00 PM, AggieVision
New Mexico
Rio Grande Rivalry
L 78–84 OT 2–6
 32  Gillenwater   14  Watson   2  3 Tied  Pan American Center (8,205)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
12/11/2010*
7:00 PM, The Mtn.
at New Mexico
Rio Grande Rivalry
L 62–78  2–7
 21  Kabongo   17  Rahman   6  Laroche  The Pit (15,920)
Albuquerque, New Mexico
12/13/2010*
7:00 PM
Arkansas–Pine Bluff W 83–49  3–7
 19  Kabongo   9  Dixon   5  Laroche  Pan American Center (5,798)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
12/16/2010*
7:00 PM
Oklahoma Panhandle State W 78–46  4–7
 12  Sy   7  3 Tied   4  Watson  Pan American Center (4,837)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
12/18/2010*
7:00 PM, AggieVision
Pacific
Lou Henson Classic
W 69–64  5–7
 17  Castillo   7  Nephawe   4  Laroche/Watson  Pan American Center (5,488)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
12/21/2010*
7:00 PM
Louisiana–Lafayette W 82–76  6–7
 20  Castillo   6  Laroche   6  Laroche  Pan American Center (5,081)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
12/23/2010*
7:00 PM
Saint Mary's L 53–73  6–8
 16  Kabongo   7  Watson   2  3 Tied  Pan American Center (5,681)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
12/29/2010
7:00 PM
at Idaho W 74–69  7–8 (1–0)
 22  Gillenwater   7  Gillenwater   6  Laroche  Cowan Spectrum (503)
Moscow, Idaho
12/31/2010
5:00 PM
at Boise State L 78–81  7–9 (1–1)
 24  Gillenwater   7  Gillenwater   8  Laroche  Taco Bell Arena (3,145)
Boise, Idaho
01/08/2011
7:00 PM, AggieVision
Fresno State W 80–68  8–9 (2–1)
 19  Gillenwater   10  Gillenwater   4  Laroche  Pan American Center (5,547)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
01/13/2011
7:00 PM, ESPN+
Hawaiʻi W 82–64  9–9 (3–1)
 13  Laroche/Gillenwater   10  Gillenwater   5  Laroche  Pan American Center (5,522)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
01/15/2011
7:00 PM, AggieVision
San Jose State W 78–53  10–9 (4–1)
 18  Gillenwater   10  Nephawe   5  Laroche  Pan American Center (5,581)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
01/20/2011
7:00 PM
at Nevada L 71–90  10–10 (4–2)
 22  Gillenwater   7  Sy   5  Laroche  Lawlor Events Center (4,871)
Reno, Nevada
01/22/2011
9:00 PM, ESPNU
at Utah State L 49–59  10–11 (4–3)
 20  Gillenwater   6  Gillenwater/Nephawe   5  Laroche  Smith Spectrum (10,013)
Logan, Utah
01/27/2011
5:00 PM
Boise State W 96–87 OT 11–11 (5–3)
 34  Gillenwater   10  Watson   5  Laroche  Pan American Center (5,622)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
01/29/2011
7:30 PM
at Idaho W 73–65  12–11 (6–3)
 19  Castillo   6  Laroche   4  Laroche/Kabongo  Pan American Center (5,721)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
02/03/2011
8:00 PM
at Fresno State L 83–88 OT 12–12 (6–4)
 33  Gillenwater   8  Gillenwater/Rahman   6  Laroche  Save Mart Center (6,863)
Fresno, California
02/07/2011
7:00 PM, AggieVision
Louisiana Tech W 75–57  13–12 (7–4)
 19  Gillenwater   7  Nephawe   6  Laroche  Pan American Center (5,084)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
02/12/2011
2:00 PM, ESPN+
at Louisiana Tech W 75–57  14–12 (8–4)
 14  Rahman   6  Kabongo/West   3  Laroche/West  Thomas Assembly Center (2,399)
Ruston, Louisiana
02/19/2011*
6:30 PM
Northern Colorado
ESPN BracketBusters
L 80–82  14–13
 19  Laroche   5  3 Tied   6  Laroche  Pan American Center (5,244)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
02/23/2011
9:00 PM, ESPN2
at San Jose State L 70–72 OT 14–14 (8–5)
 18  Gillenwater   8  Gillenwater   9  Laroche  Event Center Arena (5,581)
San Jose, California
02/26/2011
10:00 PM, AggieVision
at Hawai'i L 70–76  14–15 (8–6)
 22  Kabongo   6  Gillenwater   3  Laroche/Kabongo  Stan Sheriff Center (8,148)
Honolulu, HI
03/02/2011
9:00 PM, ESPN2
No. 25 Utah State L 54–58  14–16 (8–7)
 17  Gillenwater   10  Nephawe   4  Laroche  Pan American Center (6,602)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
03/05/2011
7:00 PM, AggieVision
Nevada W 77–68  15–16 (8–8)
 21  Gillenwater   10  Castillo   4  Laroche  Pan American Center (6,177)
Las Cruces, New Mexico
2011 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament
03/10/2011
3:30 PM, ESPNU
vs. Nevada
Quarterfinals
W 66–60  16–16
 18  Gillenwater   6  Kabongo   4  Kabongo  Orleans Arena (2,958)
Paradise, Nevada
03/11/2011
10:00 PM, ESPN2
vs. Boise State
Semifinals
L 63–81  16–17
 15  Watson   5  Watson/Laroche   8  Kabongo  Orleans Arena (N/A)
Paradise, Nevada
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2010-11 Schedule". Archived from the original on 21 November 2009. Retrieved 1 December 2009.