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  • Weir's Weirdos

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  • Weir Science

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  • Paul's Pack

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  • Weir Wolves

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  • Lobo weir-house

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    "I was trying to be aggressive," Snell said. "I heard the crowd so I just shot the ball."


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    The two I like best are: Weir New Mexico and Weir's Wolves

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    problem is the name wolf/wolves is a completely different mascot. it would be like calling us dogs.

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    Why? After all, Lobo is just Spanish for Wolf.

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    Quote Originally Posted by boingee View Post
    problem is the name wolf/wolves is a completely different mascot. it would be like calling us dogs.
    Not true; http://www.spanishdict.com/translate/wolves
    "I was trying to be aggressive," Snell said. "I heard the crowd so I just shot the ball."


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    Quote Originally Posted by Red Crush View Post
    So you're saying Nevada can also be the Lobo Pack?

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    Quote Originally Posted by boingee View Post
    So you're saying Nevada can also be the Lobo Pack?
    They can call themselves whatever they want as long as they don't violate any copyright laws... I seriously doubt Nevada would ever do that in a million years... It's the same as arguing the difference between a Bruin and a Bear... Come on man!
    "I was trying to be aggressive," Snell said. "I heard the crowd so I just shot the ball."


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    Quote Originally Posted by boingee View Post
    problem is the name wolf/wolves is a completely different mascot. it would be like calling us dogs.
    Can you explain how thats like calling us dogs? I don't think it is, like the other poster said it's just the exact translation Lobo is a Wolf. It's not like we're saying to call it perro broad or something, but with that being said I don't think you name it after coach Weir till he puts on the cherry blazer.

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    Weir Wolves is terrible

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    Lol guys I get what you're saying and I understand all your translation, same/same, argument. But just because you're playing on Were Wolf doesn't mean you untranslate our mascot because we're not New Mexico Wolves.

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    Quote Originally Posted by boingee View Post
    problem is the name wolf/wolves is a completely different mascot. it would be like calling us dogs.
    Good grief! Maybe we should call it Weir’s Gringos.

    lobo

    noun, plural lobos.

    1. the gray or timber wolf of the western U.S.

    http://www.dictionary.com/browse/lobo?s=t

    A mile high and louder than howl

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    Since this conversation has been sparked, can we add Weir Lobos?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Digital Lobo View Post
    Good grief! Maybe we should call it Weir’s Gringos.

    lobo

    noun, plural lobos.

    1. the gray or timber wolf of the western U.S.

    http://www.dictionary.com/browse/lobo?s=t
    My point being that just because some like the sound of Were Wolf we translate our mascot to fit it. While it's technically the same thing, it's not. But while you're at it why don't we just take the meaning of Weir and call it "The Dam Wolves".
    Last edited by boingee; 2 Weeks Ago at 11:28 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by boingee View Post
    My point being that just because some like the sound of Were Wolf we translate our mascot to fit it. While it's technically the same thing, it's not. But while you're at it why don't we just take the meaning of Weir and call it "The Dam Wolves".
    The alternate point being that a Lobo is in fact a wolf, not a dog.

    A mile high and louder than howl

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    "Lobo Basketball"

    That's good for now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Digital Lobo View Post
    The alternate point being that a Lobo is in fact a wolf, not a dog.
    may as well be because we're technically not UNM "wolves".

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    Quote Originally Posted by boingee View Post
    My point being that just because some like the sound of Were Wolf we translate our mascot to fit it. While it's technically the same thing, it's not. But while you're at it why don't we just take the meaning of Weir and call it "The Dam Wolves".
    LMAO If you want to ignore the meaning of the word "Lobo" it can mean whatever you want it to mean in your own head
    "I was trying to be aggressive," Snell said. "I heard the crowd so I just shot the ball."


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    I don't care for Weir Wolves
    but I really like Weir's Wolves

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    Charlie Lobo

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    Lobo Basketball or Lobo Hoops
    ...take the time to pull the weeds choking flowers in your life

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    Paul's Palace

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    A lobo goes "woof, woof, woof!"

    And a lobo might be a wolf, or vise versa. Although I'm not sure all lobos can be called wolfs. Or all wolfs called lobos.

    But that is really not the point. I don't think we should call a UNM Lobo a Wolf. Just as you would not call a NC State/Nevada Wolf a Lobo.

    I vote for "Lobo Basketball". Lobo Basketball is bigger than any one coach.

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    My only problem with Weir New Mexico is that it is playing off a slogan that Alford came up with. The We Are New Mexico slogan was his and Neals.

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    Weir New Mexico. Yuck. Can do so much better then that.

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    problem is the name wolf/wolves is a completely different mascot. it would be like calling us dogs.
    This is nitpicky... Weir Wolves....It's got a good flow, easy off the tongue, and catchy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lobo9595 View Post
    My only problem with Weir New Mexico is that it is playing off a slogan that Alford came up with. The We Are New Mexico slogan was his and Neals.
    So how about Weir Lobo Basketball

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    I still like the Lobo Weir.

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