NEW MEXICO LOBOS NEWS

Governor donates $10K to UNM hoops star’s cancer charity

Breast cancer is a very personal topic for University of New Mexico basketball star Hugh Greenwood. His mother is battling the disease, and just last week, Greenwood called out a Twitter troll who made horrific jokes about his mom’s illness as the source of motivation behind a 22-point, eight-rebound performance in a win over UNLV. Greenwood’s decision to admonish the Twitter...
Via College Spun
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Goodman's tip-in gives New Mexico 71-69 win over UNLV

LAS VEGAS (AP) Jordan Goodman's tip-in with 9.1 seconds left lifted New Mexico past UNLV 71-69 on Wednesday night for its 11th win in 13 games at the Thomas & Mack Center. Christian Wood's basket cut UNLV's deficit to 69-67 with 1:42 left and his dunk a minute later tied it at 69. After Goodman's basket, UNLV had its layup attempt stripped at the buzzer. Hugh Greenwood had 22...
Via AP on Fox
January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Colorado St.-New Mexico Preview

Colorado State is off to its best start in school history but has also barely won each of its three road games this season. The No. 24 Rams will face perhaps one of the toughest challenges to their perfect record in their next road game, an always-daunting trip to New Mexico on Saturday night. Colorado State improved to 14-0 by rallying from a 10-point deficit in the second half...
Via AP on Fox
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Greenwood leads New Mexico past Fresno St, 76-64

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) Hugh Greenwood scored 16 points Wednesday and New Mexico had its best shooting performance of the season in a 76-64 defeat of Fresno State in the Mountain West opener for both schools. Deshawn Delaney contributed 12 points for the Lobos (9-4, 1-0) and Greenwood added five rebounds and five assists. Marvelle Harris came off the bench to score 19 to lead the...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Correction: Louisiana-Monroe-New Mexico story

In a story about Louisiana-Monroe and New Mexico men's college basketball, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Louisiana-Monroe had never beaten a Mountain West team. The Warhawks defeated Nevada on Dec. 30, 1986. A corrected version of the story is below: By GLEN ROSALES Associated Press One or even two games might be a seen as a fluke, but for a third-straight outing...
Via AP on Fox
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico beats Louisiana-Monroe 54-46

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) Deshawn Delaney continued his strong play for New Mexico, scoring 15 points Saturday night to lead the Lobos to a 54-46 win over Louisiana-Monroe. Delaney has scored 54 points in the past three games-by far the most-productive of his career. Nick Coppola scored nine to lead the Warhawks (4-4). New Mexico (6-3) trailed for much of the first half before Hugh...
Via AP on Fox
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Valpo’s seven-game winning streak ends in loss to New Mexico

Valparaiso’s seven-game winning streak came to a close on Saturday night as the biggest non-conference game since 2006 lived up to the expectations. The New Mexico Lobos defeated the Crusaders 63-46 at the ARC. “It was disappointing performance for us,” coach Bryce Drew said. “Their length and the athleticism was too much to handle.” Photo: John J. Watkins / nwitimes.com...
Via The Catch and Shoot
December 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Delaney, New Mexico handle New Mexico State 62-47

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Deshawn Delaney had a career-high 22 points with seven rebounds as New Mexico recovered from an early 13-point deficit to beat down-state rival New Mexico State 62-47 on Wednesday night. Devon Williams added 13 points for New Mexico (4-3). Remi Barry led the Aggies (3-5) with 13 points, and Daniel Mullings added 10 and nine rebounds. New Mexico State had an 8...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico holds off Wyoming 36-30

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) Carlos Wiggins returned a kickoff 97 yards for the game-winning touchdown late in the third on Saturday and New Mexico's defense held on 4th-and-goal in the closing seconds to stymie Wyoming 36-30. The return was the fourth in Wiggins' career, a New Mexico record. It was one of four big scoring plays for the Lobos (4-8, 2-6 Mountain West), who also had a 19...
Via AP on Fox
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico returns with many questions

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) There are no catchy mottos and no inspirational slogans to mark this season for the New Mexico Lobos. Bereft of three of the top players to have donned a New Mexico uniform, second-year coach Craig Neal is trying to mold a winner from what is largely a collection of newcomers and seldom-used holdovers. ''When you're going to play five new guys and you have...
Via AP on Fox
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Gipson's late TD boosts New Mexico over UNLV 31-28

LAS VEGAS (AP) New Mexico's Teriyon Gipson scored from three yards out with 1:22 left in the game Saturday, lifting New Mexico to a 31-28 win over UNLV. After squandering a 17-7 halftime lead, and falling behind UNLV twice in the second half, the Lobos (3-5, 1-3 Mountain West) escaped with their first conference win of the season after UNLV's Brian McIntyre's 55-yard field-goal...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

San Diego State Aztecs at New Mexico Lobos: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Friday night the San Diego State Aztecs and New Mexico Lobos will be facing off against one another in a match-up of two Mountain West schools. Entering this game both San Diego State and New Mexico find themselves 2-3. Coverage of the game between the San Diego State Aztecs and New Mexico Lobos will air on ESPNU and WatchESPN beginning at 9:30 pm ET from University Stadium in...
Via Tireball.com
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico rallies to beat UTSA 21-9

SAN ANTONIO (AP) Lamar Jordan and Jhurell Pressley each ran for a touchdown and over 100 yards, rallying New Mexico to a 21-9 win over UTSA on Saturday. Pressley finished with 102 yards on five carries, including a 77-yard touchdown run that put New Mexico up 21-9 with 7:37 left. Jordan had nine carries for 106 yards and completed 7 of 11 passes for 72 yards. His 9-yard touchdown...
Via AP on Fox
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Snell Falling Out of Favor in Chicago

After sitting in the traditional Tom Thibodeau rookie dog house last season, Tony Snell was expected to have a bigger role on the team this season. It seems though that Snell hasn’t done much improve his position to this point in training camp. When Tony Snell was drafted by the Chicago Bulls last season, he was expected to be the team’s equivalent to Kawhi Leonard, a combo...
Via Sports Mockery
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh-Virginia Featured In Saturday’s NESNplus College Football Tripleheader

NESNplus will feature a college football tripleheader this Sunday starting at noon. Southern Mississippi and Middle Tennessee will kick off the action with a Conference USA matchup. The slate continues with yet another pair of Conference USA teams at 3:30 p.m. ET, when the New Mexico Lobos takes on the University of Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners. The tripleheader wraps up with Virginia...
Via NESN.com
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Fresno State Bulldogs at New Mexico Lobos: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Friday night two teams from the Mountain West Conference will face off against one another in prime-time. Fresno State (1-3) has struggled since the loss of Derek Carr during this years NFL Draft. Meanwhile New Mexico (1-2) will be trying to get back to .500 on the year. Coverage of the game between Fresno State and New Mexico will air on ESPN2 beginning at 8:00 pm ET from University...
Via Tireball.com
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico outlasts New Mexico St.

LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Lamar Jordan's 5-yard touchdown pass to Reece White with 27 seconds left lifted New Mexico over New Mexico State, 38-35, Saturday night. The short scoring pass completed a six-play, 45 yard drive that featured a pass interference call against Lewis Hill, setting up a first-and-goal from the 8. New Mexico State (2-2) led 28-24 entering the fourth, but New Mexico...
Via AP on Fox
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico outlasts New Mexico St.

LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Lamar Jordan's 5-yard touchdown pass to Reece White with 27 seconds left lifted New Mexico over New Mexico State, 38-35, Saturday night. The short scoring pass completed a six-play, 45 yard drive that featured a pass interference call against Lewis Hill, setting up a first-and-goal from the 8. New Mexico State (2-2) led 28-24 entering the fourth, but New Mexico...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico outlasts New Mexico State 38-35

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) Lamar Jordan's 5-yard touchdown pass to Reece White with 27 seconds left lifted New Mexico over New Mexico State, 38-35, Saturday night. The short scoring pass completed a six-play, 45 yard drive that featured a pass interference call against Lewis Hill, setting up a first-and-goal from the 8. New Mexico State (2-2) led 28-24 entering the fourth, but New...
Via AP on Fox
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona State Sun Devils at New Mexico Lobos: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Arizona State Sun Devils will travel to take on the New Mexico Lobos on Saturday. No. 17 Arizona State (1-0) will take on New Mexico (0-1) coverage of which will air on CBS Sports Network beginning at 7:00 pm ET from University Stadium in Albuquerque, NM. The Odds: The Arizona State Sun Devils are a 25 point favorite against the New Mexico Lobos. The over/under for this contest is...
Via Tireball.com
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Sun Devils face first road test and triple option in New Mexico

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State checked its first box of the season last week, easily beating a lower-division opponent at home with a rebuilt defense. Things get tougher this week. New Mexico presents another opponent ASU should handle with ease, the matchup comes with a couple challenges. The first: taking a young team with 14 new starters on the road. "The hardest thing to do in...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Davie sees opportunity for Lobos to gain momentum

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) Bob Davie sees an opportunity entering his third season at New Mexico. ''We're in a position for the first time to gain some traction and gain some momentum in this program,'' Davie said. ''I really believe that. We know what the first year was. We know what the second year was. This is the third year and we have a chance to gain...
Via AP on Fox
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Snell Has Potential To Be Chicago’s Kawhi Leonard

Tony Snell seems to always be flying under the radar. Since the day he was taken 20th overall by the Bulls, it seems he’s seen very little press and that’s just fine. Sounds familiar right? (Cough) Jimmy Butler… Even after a lights out summer league campaign in which he boasted a stat line of 20 points per game, 46.6% shooting and 50% from three, you’d still be hard pressed...
Via Sports Mockery
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico Lobos Football Players React To Brand New Weight Room

I think it’s safe to say that these guys are excited. It may not be on Alabama’s level, but it’s a hell of an upgrade and the football team loves it. [YouTube] The post New Mexico Lobos Football Players React To Brand New Weight Room appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UNM reinstates players after rape charges dropped

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) New Mexico is reinstating two football players who were suspended from the team after being arrested in April on rape and kidnapping charges. The Albuquerque Journal (http://bit.ly/1kB9lM9 ) reports that Athletic Director Paul Krebs confirmed Tuesday that running back Crusoe Gongbay from Rockville, Maryland, and cornerback SaQwan Edwards from Houston had been...
Via AP on Fox
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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