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New Mexico United overpower Colorado Springs 4-2

New Mexico United overpower Colorado Springs 4-2

It’s been a long time coming, and although this was New Mexico United’s fourth match of the pre-season, it was only their second in the state. Due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, a limited number of supporters and media have been allowed at each match, with this one being broadcast on multiple social media outlets. From…Continue Reading »

Richard Pitino UNM contract details

Richard Pitino UNM contract details

Fans and players were introduced to new UNM men’s head basketball coach Richard Pitino today at an outdoor press conference at University Stadium. Pitino outlined the type of program he plans on running at the university, stating that “My goal is offensively and defensively, they’re very similar in a lot of ways. Offensively, we want…Continue Reading »

Richard Pitino to be named UNM Men’s Basketball head coach

Richard Pitino to be named UNM Men’s Basketball head coach

The University of Minnesota let go of head coach Richard Pitino on Monday after an eight-year run in which Pitino led the Golden Gophers to a 141-123 record and two NCAA tournament berths, and an NIT Championship. Pitino’s unemployment period lasted less than 24 hours, with the University of New Mexico athletic director Eddie Nuñez…Continue Reading »

UNM Baseball: Lobos fall to UNLV 1-0 in 11 innings

UNM Baseball: Lobos fall to UNLV 1-0 in 11 innings

Tristin Lively struck out 11 batters and gave up just four hits over eight innings of shutout baseball Sunday afternoon against UNLV, only to earn a no-decision in UNM’s 1-0 loss in extra innings. UNM dropped all three games against the Rebels over the weekend, including Sunday’s heartbreaking extra-inning loss in what turned out to…Continue Reading »