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Tempers flare, No. 15 New Mexico outlasts Air Force

New Mexico head coach Steve Alford, right, is restrained by referee Hal Lusk and guard Kendall Williams after an exchange that resulted in technical fouls for several New Mexico players in the second half of their NCAA college basketball game against Air Force in Albuquerque, N.M., Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013. New Mexico won 81-58. (AP Photo/Eric Draper) Photo by