Author Archives: Andy Swanson

Karim Ezzeddine Leaving UNM

Karim Ezzeddine Leaving UNM

According to a release from the UNM Athletic Department, Lobo forward Karim Ezzeddine “informed Lobo coach Paul Weir yesterday of his decision to leave the program immediately and pursue professional basketball opportunities overseas. He will withdraw from classes this semester and intends to sign a contract as soon as possible.” The news does not come…Continue Reading »

Leighton Vander Esch named to Pro Bowl

Leighton Vander Esch named to Pro Bowl

Leighton Vander Esch quickly became a fan favorite with his wolf hunter calls and his ability to make plays all over the field. The former Boise State star and first-round selection of the Cowboys finished with 140 tackles (102 solo) and two interceptions in 11 starts for Dallas this season. Alongside Jaylon Smith and Sean Lean,…Continue Reading »

Russell Martin back with the Dodgers

Russell Martin back with the Dodgers

The Dodgers acquired veteran catcher Russell Martin via trade with the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday. Martin, a 36-year-old former gold glove winning catcher who played the first five seasons of his MLB career with the Dodgers before stints with the Yankees, Pirates, and Blue Jays, will give the Dodgers depth at the catcher position…Continue Reading »

Offensive Coordinator Calvin Magee leaving UNM for Ole Miss

Offensive Coordinator Calvin Magee leaving UNM for Ole Miss

The Calvin Magee era of Lobo football lasted just one year, as the former offensive coordinator under Rich Rodriguez at Arizona is joining his former colleague as part of the Ole Miss coaching staff.  According to a report in the Albuquerque Journal, head coach Bob Davie recently learned of Magee’s intentions on leaving the program,…Continue Reading »

NM Motor Sports Report Preview: 1/5/2019

NM Motor Sports Report Preview: 1/5/2019

NM Motor Sports Report 1/5/2019 Let’s get 2019 started in a big way, Spencer Hill steps in as host, The Chili Bowl Nationals starts January 14 for all you dirt racing fans! The 28th Annual Super Nationals is a week earlier this year, Matt Torres joins the show with all the details! The Cuatro de…Continue Reading »

NM Motor Sports Report Preview: 12/29/2018

NM Motor Sports Report Preview: 12/29/2018

NM Motor Sports Report 12/29/2018 2018 Year in Review with John Haverlin, Spencer Hill and Brooklyn Green, NASCAR, IndyCar, Formula One and local racing! RJ Lees “What’s Going On” and the Event Calendar presented by the Unser Racing Museum.   Missed part or all of any of the shows? Get the podcast at NMMotorSportsReport.com. Also,…Continue Reading »

Lobos blow 14-point lead and fall to Colorado 78-75

Lobos blow 14-point lead and fall to Colorado 78-75

The New Mexico Lobos came up just short in their upset bid over the 8-1 Colorado Buffalos at DreamStlye Arena on Tuesday Night. Anthony Mathis scored a game-high 23 points, including seven of ten from behind the arc, but it wasn’t enough to keep the Lobos from blowing a 14-point second half lead and eventually…Continue Reading »

NM Motor Sports Report Preview: 12/1/2018

NM Motor Sports Report Preview: 12/1/2018

NM Motor Sports Report 12/1/2018 Time to start getting your race car ready for 2019 and Stocking Stuffers for your car, Yearwood Performance’s Jim Costa joins the show! Let’s talk some NASCAR, Awards Banquet, Silly Season and Left-Overs, ESPN’s Stats & Info Guru, Matt Willis, Joins the show from Bristol. LIVE from Scottsdale, Arizona –…Continue Reading »