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Meet the Aggie Newcomers: Anthony January

Anthony January is a 6-foot-8, 200 pound sophomore forward from Los Angeles, Calif., who is looking to bring skill and athleticism to the New Mexico State basketball team. lt;br /> lt;br />January attended Taft High School where he averaged 22 points and 13 rebounds per game. He helped his team to a 29-5 overall record, which lead him to be a four-star recruit.

New Mexico State Sports Weekly: Episode 10

Football coach Doug Martin visits with Adam Young to review last week's loss to Idaho, plus visits with coaches from the New Mexico State women's tennis, women's golf and equestrian programs.
Via Fox Sports Arizona
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Oklahoma State Sues New Mexico State for Pistol Pete

KRQE - A powerhouse college is suing New Mexico State University, claiming the Aggies have plagiarized their mascot. The suit claims it is “confusingly similar” to its own and includes an image of Pistol Pete that NMSU has used in the past when it first adopted the mascot in the ’60s. Oklahoma State University said it had the mascot first and trademarked it, then New Mexico...
Via Double Coverage Football
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Oklahoma State takes New Mexico State to court over mascot

Colleges take their mascots seriously. So much so, in fact, Oklahoma State is suing New Mexico State over the use of a pistol-packing mascot that it says is ''confusingly similar'' to the Cowboys' own Pistol Pete. The Cowboys of Stillwater, who filed suit Monday in U.S. District Court in Oklahoma, want the Aggies“ of Las Cruces to stop using the mascot, sometimes...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Oklahoma State takes New Mexico State to court over mascot infringement

Colleges take their mascots seriously. So much so, in fact, that Oklahoma State has reportedly sued New Mexico State over plagiarizing its mascot. According to KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, the Cowboys of Stillwater are claiming the Aggies“ of Las Cruces -- ripped off their Pistol Pete image they've been using for almost 100 years, leading to the federal court case. New Mexico...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Menzies Attends Sports For Community Summit in Senegal

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Last month New Mexico State head basketball coach Marvin Menzies joined fellow intercollegiate basketball coaches and traveled to Dakar, Senegal to attend the Sports For Community Summit presented by Speak Up Africa.

New Mexico State outlasts FCS Cal Poly

LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Larry Rose III ran for 147 yards and a touchdown on 30 carries and Tyler Rogers passed for 143 yards and two touchdowns in New Mexico State's 28-10 opening victory over FCS opponent Cal Poly on Thursday night. Rose III also had four receptions, including a 6-yarder for a touchdown in the third quarter. After leading 14-10 at halftime, New Mexico State broke...
Via AP on Fox
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico State transfer K.C. Ross-Miller to Auburn, eligible immediately

Former New Mexico State guard K.C. Ross-Miller will transfer to Auburn, according to multiple media reports on Monday night. The 6-foot-1 guard is eligible to play immediately for head coach Bruce Pearl. Ross-Miller averaged 8.3 points, 2.2 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game this past season for New Mexico State. He announced his decision to transfer on March 30. Ross-Miller’s...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico State guard K.C. Ross-Miller will not play in NCAA Tournament

If New Mexico State is going to grab the nation’s eye with a run in the 2014 NCAA Tournament, it will do so without starting guard K.C. Ross-Miller. Las Cruces Sun-News writer Jason Groves tweeted Monday night that McKinley Boston, New Mexico State’s athletic director, said Ross-Miller will not travel with the team or play in the postseason. NMSU AD McKinley Boston told me KC...
Via The Catch and Shoot
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Court-storming turns ugly after Utah Valley-New Mexico St.

It was as inevitable as an invasion of Russia in winter ending badly: some day, an innocuous court-storming would turn ugly with a player-fan incident. Thursday was that day, and Orem, Utah was the unlikely site. Utah Valley topped New Mexico State 66-61 in an overtime thriller Thursday night. Utah Valley stayed on top of the WAC with the win, but that news took a backseat to what...
Via Rumors and Rants
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Utah Valley-New Mexico St. fight involves fans and players

THIS IS WHY COURT-STORMING IS BAD. THIS IS WHY IT WILL END SOON. At the end of the Utah Valley overtime win over New Mexico State, New Mexico State’s K.C. Ross-Miller threw a ball at a Utah Valley player as fans were starting to storm the court. What insued wasn’t pretty. Fans began shoving the NMSU player and eventually it appears that punches were thrown. This is an embarrassment...
Via College Football Section
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

NMSU coach Martin announces 2014 signing class

LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- New Mexico State football coach Doug Martin announced the Aggies’ 2014 signing class Wednesday afternoon. Twenty-five student-athletes signed a National Letter of Intent/Financial Aid Agreement with the Aggies to attend New Mexico State University and play football beginning in 2014. The Aggies’ 2014 signing class features 23 high school student-athletes...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Darien Johnson, CB, New Mexico State

NFL Draft Diamonds Spotlight: Darien Johnson, CB, New Mexico State New Mexico State has a few very interesting prospects. TraShaun Nixon and Austin Franklin are very intriguing, but don’t forget about feisty CB Darien Johnson. Johnson has great recovery speed and instincts. A very fun player to watch. Here is our interview with Darien. How […]The post Draft Diamonds Prospect...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

New Mexico State going pink for breast cancer awareness

You've probably seen college and NFL players with pink towels, pink shoes and pink gloves for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Schools have had fans "pink out" stadiums, and even NFL refs have been throwing pink flags. But New Mexico State is taking it a step further. The Aggies unveiled pinks jerseys on Tuesday for their game against Rice on Oct. 19. The "...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Photos: New Mexico State Wearing Pink Jerseys vs. Rice

If the question is whether the New Mexico State Aggies football team is “tough enough to wear pink”, well, I guess we have our answer. The Aggies will be wearing bright pink jerseys for cancer awareness on October 19th against Rice. The jerseys are part of a campaign the school runs each year. Tough enough to wear pink! Game uniforms are unveiled. #TEWP #NMSU #AGGIES pic.twitter...
Via College Spun
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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