NMSU Round Up

NMSU Dominates Fourth Quarter, Holds Off Georgia Southern

NMSU Dominates Fourth Quarter, Holds Off Georgia Southern

James Martin, Sports Writer

October 14, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Head coach Doug Martin has been preaching the importance of closing games all year long, and Saturday night against Georgia Southern University, the New Mexico State football team finally put together a fourth quarter worthy of winning a close game. The Aggies defeated Georgia Southern 35-27 for their first wi...

Aggies Aim to put Complete Game Together vs. Georgia Southern

Aggies Aim to put Complete Game Together vs. Georgia Southern

James Martin, Sports Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Despite a daunting schedule, the New Mexico State football team has looked impressive through the first half of the season, having a chance in just about every game they’ve played so far. However, not playing a full 60 minutes of their best football has cost the Aggies, who currently sit at 2-4, thou...

Players continue to step up as Volleyball sweeps CSU Bakersfield

Players continue to step up as Volleyball sweeps CSU Bakersfield

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

October 12, 2017


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Being without two key players, it was a must for the New Mexico State Volleyball team to find ways to win. NMSU (12-7, 4-2) took down WAC leader CSU Bakersfield (12-9, 5-1) in straight sets Thursday night in the Pan American Center. The Aggies ended the Runners six-match winning streak. NMSU has...

Insight on Georgia Southern from Sports Editor Thomas Jilk

Insight on Georgia Southern from Sports Editor Thomas Jilk

Derek Gonzales, Director of Content

October 12, 2017


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The Round Up has asked The George-Anne's (student newspaper at Georgia Southern) Thomas Jilk a few questions about the Eagles before NMSU heads to Statesboro, Ga. to face the Eagles at 4 p.m. on Saturday. NMSU (2-4) is a seven-point favorite against GSU (0-4). 1. What makes the Georgia Southern spr...

Commentary: Aggie Football Enters October Playing Meaningful Games

Commentary: Aggie Football Enters October Playing Meaningful Games

Derek Gonzales, Director of Content

October 7, 2017


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Coming into the season, most knew New Mexico State football had the toughest Sun Belt schedule in the conference. Tasked with having to play each team that made a bowl game a season ago (with Georgia Southern, App. State, and Ark. State coming off bye/mid-week games), it was poetic injustice that while...

NMSU Soccer ties in another home thriller

NMSU Soccer ties in another home thriller

James Martin, Sports Writer

October 6, 2017


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The New Mexico State women’s soccer team managed to avoid defeat thanks to some late-game magic in the form of two clutch goals by Aileen Galicia and settled for a 2-2 tie against California State University Bakersfield in their Western Athletic Conference opener Friday afternoon at the NMSU Soccer C...

Men’s Basketball schedule reveals difficult first month

Men’s Basketball schedule reveals difficult first month

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

October 6, 2017


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LAS CRUCES, NM – New Mexico State Men's Basketball fans' wishes have been heard as the 2017-18 schedule was released on Thursday, October 5. The new schedule has the Aggies playing some rather successful programs early on. Saint Mary’s and Colorado State are among the more difficult teams that NMSU...

NMSU Volleyball knocks off UMKC

NMSU Volleyball knocks off UMKC

Jonah Gallegos, Sports Writer

September 30, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The New Mexico State volleyball team defeated the University of Missouri-Kansas City in straight sets and completed their second sweep of their two home game stretch on Saturday afternoon in the Pan American Center. The Aggies (10-6, 2-1) never trailed during the match. The Kangaroos (5-12, 1-3) were...

Aggie Defense Looking to Make Things Tough For Struggling Razorbacks

Aggie Defense Looking to Make Things Tough For Struggling Razorbacks

James Martin, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017


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In a press conference before the first game of the season, New Mexico State head football coach Doug Martin said this team would only go as far as the defense would take them. Four games into the year, that statement has proven to be true. The Aggies are 2-2 after dismantling I-10 rival UTEP last Sat...

NMSU Volleyball Bounces Back With Win Over Chicago State

NMSU Volleyball Bounces Back With Win Over Chicago State

Jonah Gallegos, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The New Mexico State Volleyball team bounced back in conference play with a sweep over Chicago State Thursday night in the Pan American Center. The Aggies (9-6, 1-1) were too much for Chicago State (10-9, 1-2) and simply outplayed the Cougars NMSU won in straight sets (25-14, 25-15, and 25-12). “We...

Video: NMSU Football Defeats Rival UTEP

Video: NMSU Football Defeats Rival UTEP

Christian Iglesias, Multimedia Editor

September 25, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, Sports, Video

The New Mexico State football team defeated the UTEP Miners 41-14. This is the Aggies first win against UTEP in 8 years. The Round Up was at the game and took in the sights and sounds of the win.

New Mexico State vs UTEP photo gallery

New Mexico State vs UTEP photo gallery

Christian Iglesias, Photography editor.

September 24, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports

The New Mexico State football team defeats the UTEP Miners 41-7. This is the Aggies first win against UTEP in 8 years.

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