NMSU Round Up

Aggies take doubleheader vs. Bakersfield in home finale

Derek Gonzales, Staff Writer

April 23, 2016


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The New Mexico State softball team appears to have found their groove as they inch closer to defending their WAC Championship in Seattle, Washington, in the 2016 WAC Softball Tournament in two weeks. They completed the sweep of Cal-State Bakersfield, winning both games of the doubleheader 12-1 and 4-2 ...

Aggies win vs. CSU-Bakersfield

Derek Gonzales, Staff Writer

April 22, 2016


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  The New Mexico State softball team started off their last home series of the season with a 6-5 win over Cal-State Bakersfield on Friday evening at the New Mexico State softball complex. The ‘Runners (13-27, 5-5 WAC) scored at the top of the first with a Chris Hipa single that score...

Aggie Football in depth: Tyrian Taylor

Derek Gonzales, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016


Filed under Features, Sports

  Tyrian Taylor is no stranger to adversity. How could he be? He’s been fighting for his dream for too long and overcome too much not to go all out now. “You’re too small, you don’t have enough accolades.” This is just the beginning of what Taylor has heard his entire life...

NM State Football Concludes Spring with Annual Crimson and White Game

Derek Gonzales, Staff Writer

April 16, 2016


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    The New Mexico State football team concluded spring practices on Saturday afternoon with the annual Crimson and White game at Aggie Memorial Stadium. The defense won the game, 68-18. For the defense, the point system included six points for a turnover, four points for a sack, three points ...

Could Marvin Menzies still leave for UNLV?

Derek Gonzales

April 15, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Sports

  Just as we thought the dust had settled and the coaching carousel had run its course through Las Cruces as it comes to rumors around NMSU head basketball coach Marvin Menzies, another situation has surfaced and it appears this one poses the biggest threat to the Aggie Basketball program losing...

Marvin Menzies staying is a good thing, right?

Albert Luna

April 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Sports

  Covering NMSU basketball this past season was a rollercoaster. Many fans can agree the Aggies had a bit of a letdown season after failing to make the NCAA Tournament a record-tying fifth consecutive time. Despite all the success the Aggies were having on the court this season, it always felt...

Aggie Softball sweeps Seattle in conference series Opener

Derek Gonzales, Staff Writer

April 2, 2016


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The defending WAC Champion New Mexico State softball team has come back after an 11-day break to string together three straight wins to open up conference play. NM State won both games of the Saturday doubleheader by scores of 2-0 and 5-0 at the New Mexico State softball complex after winning Frida...

NM State Equestrian Wins Conference Championship

Derek Gonzales, Staff Writer

March 29, 2016


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The New Mexico State Equestrian team hosted Delaware State University, Southern Methodist University, and the University of Tennessee-Martin in the United Equestrian Conference tournament this past weekend in Las Cruces, and the won the conference championship over UT-Martin on Saturday. NM State...

Aggies Defeat Chicago State in Series Opener

Derek Gonzales, Staff Writer

March 24, 2016


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  The New Mexico State baseball team is coming off a nine-game road trip in what head coach Brian Green called the “gauntlet” part of this team’s schedule, as they faced quality programs in Arizona, Baylor, San Diego, and UC Riverside. They were able to come back to Las Cruces with a 12-...

Aggies get swept by Missouri

Derek Gonzales, Staff Writer

March 20, 2016


Filed under Sports

    New Mexico State softball head coach Kathy Rodolph said earlier this season that this year’s schedule was made to increase the level of competition, as it would prepare her young team for WAC play. It continued this past weekend when NM State welcomed the 15th-ranked Missou...

Aggies defeat UNM in first meeting of season

Derek Gonzales, Staff Writer

March 9, 2016


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  In the 240th edition of the Battle of I-25 between New Mexico State and University of New Mexico on the diamond took place at Southwest University Park in El Paso, Texas, home of the Triple-A El Paso Chihuahuas. NM State, who has five players on the roster from the El Paso area, was abl...

NBA Week 20

Albert Luna, Sports Editor

March 7, 2016


Filed under Sports

  The rematch of Thunder-Warriors was not even the biggest game of the weekend for the NBA. Somehow on a Sunday matinee match, the Lakers, with their 12 wins, took down the Warriors, who went into the match with 55 victories, for the biggest regular season upset in NBA history ( by win percentage)....

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