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Aggie Baseball sweeps Northern Colorado

Aggie Baseball sweeps Northern Colorado

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

May 1, 2017


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The New Mexico State baseball team has continued their hot start in conference play with a three-game sweep of the Northern Colorado Bears this past weekend inside Presley Askew Field. NMSU won game one 10-3 and followed the win with a 7-4 victory on Saturday. In the series finale, the Aggies jumpe...

Paul Weir departs for UNM

Paul Weir departs for UNM

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

April 17, 2017


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When former New Mexico men’s basketball coach Craig Neal was fired just before midnight on March 31, 2017, the Lobos had their fair share of candidates that were attracted to the position. The Pit is one of the most unique venues in the country. UNM has plenty of support from Santa Fe along with a ...

Aggie Baseball falls to No. 6 ranked Red Raiders

Aggie Baseball falls to  No. 6 ranked Red Raiders

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

April 10, 2017


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LAS CRUCES- After a grueling stretch of baseball that included playing 14 out of their last 15 games away from Presley Askew Field, the New Mexico State Aggie baseball team returned to the friendly confines only to find the No. 6 ranked Texas Tech Red Raiders awaiting them. NMSU dug themselves a deep hole b...

Season In Review

Season  In Review

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

April 4, 2017


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For the first 20 minutes of basketball, the 14-seed New Mexico State Aggie men’s basketball team look to be every part of a team ready to play Cinderella. They were outrebounding the mighty 3-seed Baylor Bears front line that led the Big 12 in rebounding margin by three at intermission and were 6 fo...

Aggies valiant effort falls short against Baylor

Aggies valiant effort falls short against Baylor

Derek Gonzales

March 17, 2017


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TULSA, Okla.- For the first 20 minutes of basketball, the 14-seed New Mexico State Aggie men’s basketball team look to be every part of a team ready to play Cinderella. They were outrebounding the mighty 3-seed Baylor Bears front line that led the Big 12 in rebounding margin by three at intermission...

Aggie bats are off to hot start in 2017

Aggie bats are off  to hot start in 2017

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

March 15, 2017


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Through 15 games this season, the New Mexico State baseball team appears to have made another leap forward after having the nation’s biggest turnaround a year ago. The Aggies are RECORD and lead the nation in a few offensive categories (Batting avg. (.366), hits (189), runs (155), OBP. (.462), doubl...

Aggies drop first conference home game since 2012

Aggies drop first conference home game since 2012

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

February 23, 2017


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The New Mexico State men’s basketball team has officially hit a major bump in the road. For the first time since Jan. 12, 2012, the Aggies lost a Western Athletic Conference basketball game on the Pan American Center parquet floor. The Aggies fell victim to another second-half scoring drought, this...

Baseball: The Time is Now

Baseball: The Time is Now

Joseph Fullbright, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017


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When head coach Brian Green was hired by his alma mater in July of 2014, he knew that he was going to have his work cut out for him. In his first season at the helm, the New Mexico State Aggies baseball team lost 38 of their 50 games. That seems like an eternity ago as Green has completely turned the pr...

Gonzales: Do not be the reason Paul Weir leaves NMSU

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

February 9, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Sports

“The Aggies can’t beat UNM.” “They don’t win any big non-conference games.” “Tickets are too expensive.” Those are only some of the excuses Aggie fans have used in recent memory as to why they don’t attend NMSU men’s basketball games like they used to when former coach Re...

Aggies on third-longest winning streak in the nation

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

February 9, 2017


Filed under Sports

What a difference a year makes. Through 19 games last season, the New Mexico State Aggies men’s basketball team was 11-8, having lost to UNM twice, Air Force, Wyoming, and UC-Irvine among others. In comes new head coach Paul Weir and with a majority of last year’s core still intact (minus the...

Aggies blow past Chicago State

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

February 4, 2017


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The streak has reached 20. Braxton Huggins led a first half barrage from behind the arc for the Aggies as NMSU jumped out to a 16-0 lead and were never threatened in an 86-51 win over the Chicago State Cougars Saturday night at the Pan American Center. The win marked the 20th straight victory for...

Aggies rout ENMU for tenth straight win

Derek Gonzales, Sports Editor

December 27, 2016


Filed under Sports

                Hosting New Mexico State’s first ever Canada Night, Toronto native and NMSU head coach Paul Weir and his Aggies made the most of the occasion, routing D-II Eastern New Mexico by the score of 84-50 Tuesday night at the P...

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