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UNM’s season opener against CSU canceled

UNM’s season opener against CSU canceled

The University of New Mexico Lobos were set to play Colorado Springs this weekend to kick off an 8-game modified Mountain West Conference Schedule. According to UNM Director of Athletics Eddie Nuñez, the game has been canceled due to New Mexico State health orders. Per Nuñez, the game will be declared a no-contest by the…Continue Reading »

Memories of the Rocky Long Era of UNM Football (1998-2008)

Memories of the Rocky Long Era of UNM Football (1998-2008)

Rocky Long has the most wins and the most losses in UNM football coaching history. I prefer to remember the wins and excitement he brought to UNM. How about going on the road to Missouri, Arizona, BYU and Utah and destroying all four, taking down coach Urban Meyer in the process? How about the last-second…Continue Reading »

Lobos Add Eloy Medina to 2020-21 roster

Lobos Add Eloy Medina to 2020-21 roster

The University of New Mexico announced the signing of former West Mesa Star Eloy Medina. Medina in the third NM native added to the 2020-21 roster. “Eloy is a talented young man with a tremendous passion for being a Lobo,” said head coach Paul Weir via a release from the school. “His shooting ability stands…Continue Reading »

Mountain West Conference Postpones all Fall Sports

Mountain West Conference Postpones all Fall Sports

The Mountain West Conference announced today the postponement of all fall sports, including football. Per the official release, the conference will look at the possibility of rescheduling football, men’s and women’s cross country, women’s volleyball, and women’s soccer, including playing out those sports in the spring. “Nothing is more important than the health and well-being…Continue Reading »

Malachi Flynn leaving school early to enter NBA Draft

Malachi Flynn leaving school early to enter NBA Draft

San Diego State point guard Malachi Flynn will forgo his final season of eligibility and enter the NBA Draft according to ESPN’s Jonathan Givony. Flynn averaged 17.6 points and 5.1 assists as a junior last season for an Aztec team that went 30-2 and steamrolled the Mountain West Conference. “I talked to a lot of…Continue Reading »

Saquan Singleton signs NLI to play with Lobos in 2020-21

Saquan Singleton signs NLI to play with Lobos in 2020-21

The University of New Mexico Lobos formally announced the signing of junior college transfer Saquan Singleton on Wednesday. Singleton announced his intentions via social media earlier this month and confirmed his plans today by signing his National Letter of Intent today. Singleton is a talented point guard who was named to the 2020 All-Region VI…Continue Reading »

Vance Jackson joins JJ Caldwell in the transfer portal

Vance Jackson joins JJ Caldwell in the transfer portal

University of New Mexico fans woke up to the news that point guard JJ Caldwell entered the transfer portal after one season with the Lobos. Considering Caldwell’s frustration with the way the university handled his suspension for a battery charge that was eventually dropped, it was not much of a surprise the Galveston, Texas native…Continue Reading »