Last-second field goal puts CSU ahead of Lobos

Despite a good second-half effort, the Lobos fell to CSU for the ninth time in a row. Courtesy of UNM Athletics
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The Colorado State Rams pulled off their ninth straight win against the New Mexico Lobos on Saturday afternoon with a last-second field goal. After the 20-18 result, the Lobos are now 3-3 overall and 1-1 in the Mountain West Conference. The Rams are 3-4, 2-1 MW. Continue reading “Last-second field goal puts CSU ahead of Lobos”

Lobos win big in Las Vegas

New Mexico opened Mountain West play with a 50-14 win over UNLV. Isabel Gonzalez/The Lobo Lair
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The Lobos didn’t need luck for a big win in Las Vegas, as they opened conference play with a 50-14 victory over the UNLV Rebels on Saturday. The overall series is now tied at 12-12. New Mexico improves its overall record to 3-2, while UNLV falls to 2-3. Continue reading “Lobos win big in Las Vegas”

Comeback comes up short in 52-43 loss for Lobos

Liberty broke New Mexico’s three-game winning streak in homecoming games. Isabel Gonzalez/The Lobo Lair
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It was almost a comeback, but the word “almost” doesn’t matter at the end of the day.

The Lobo defense struggled on Saturday evening in a 52-43 loss to the Liberty Flames during the New Mexico homecoming game. Prior to this, the Lobos had won three straight homecoming games. Continue reading “Comeback comes up short in 52-43 loss for Lobos”