UNM Lobos’ loss Friday night a moral victory

By: October 21, 2017 9:08 am
Colorado State tight end Dalton Fackrell (30) scores a touchdown past New Mexico safety Bijon Parker (4) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Albuquerque, N.M., Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Andres Leighton)

ALBUQUERQUE–Friday night’s 27-24 loss to Colorado State eliminated the University of New Mexico from Mountain West Conference championship contention. However, the fashion in which the Lobos took their loss should provide plenty of hope for the program. Following an embarrassing 38-0 shutout at Fresno State, many UNM fans expressed frustrations […]

UNM Men’s Basketball ranks 9th in Mountain West preseason rankings

By: October 18, 2017 1:16 am
UNM Men’s Basketball ranks 9th in Mountain West preseason rankings

A preseason poll released Wednesday morning has the University of New Mexico men’s basketball team ranked 9th in the Mountain West Conference, ahead of only San Jose State. The same poll places Nevada at the top of the conference, followed by San Diego State and Boise State. No Lobos were […]

UNM Lobos lost to Fresno State Bulldogs 38-0

By: October 15, 2017 10:22 am
Fresno State safety Mike Bell, right, nearly picks off a pass intended for New Mexico’s Chris Davis, Jr., left, in second half action Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, in Fresno. (Photo © E Zamora)

FRESNO, CALIFORNIA — The University of New Mexico football team lost a lopsided game at Fresno State on Saturday night by a score of 38-0, making it 23 years since the last time the Lobos won in Fresno, California. Fresno State Bulldogs quarterback Marcus McMaryion threw 3 touchdown passes and […]

New UNM basketball coach Paul Weir is shaking things up in Albuquerque

By: October 11, 2017 7:55 pm
New UNM basketball coach Paul Weir is shaking things up in Albuquerque

Not long ago, UNM basketball was a force to be reckoned with. The Lobos found themselves in the NCAA tournament several times in the last decade. Fans filled The Pit, regularly ranking in the top 25 in Division 1 basketball attendance. College basketball in Albuquerque did not disappoint and appeared […]

UNM offensive line receives mid-season Joe Moore Award honors

By: October 9, 2017 12:02 pm
UNM offensive line receives mid-season Joe Moore Award honors

The University of New Mexico’s offensive line received mid-season Joe Moore Award honors on Monday. According to the Joe Moore Award Facebook page, 21 teams received the mid-season recognition, including 16 of the Associated Press Top 25. Though currently unranked, the Lobos are 12th in the country in rushing yards […]

Are Bob Davie’s days at UNM numbered?

By: October 6, 2017 5:40 pm
Are Bob Davie’s days at UNM numbered?

When the University of New Mexico hired Bob Davie as their head football coach in November 2011, the team was in disarray. Mike Locksley left the program halfway through the season after a tumultuous tenure which included three consecutive 1-11 records. Lobo football was the laughingstock of New Mexico college […]