NMSU Round Up

Chancellor Arvizu gives NMSU athletic department vote of confidence

Chancellor Arvizu gives NMSU athletic department vote of confidence

Derek Gonzales, Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

It is no secret. New Mexico State athletics is in survival mode. Life as an FBS-playing independent is not a viable long-term solution and the Western Athletic Conference has disintegrated into a shell of its former glorious self. NM State Director of Athletics Mario Moccia has put together the...

The Battle of I-25: Photo Gallery

The Battle of I-25: Photo Gallery

Mitchell Allred, Multimedia Staff

September 17, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports

The New Mexico Lobos traveled down to Las Cruces for their 109th meeting with New Mexico State on Saturday night. A red-hot start and late comeback push led by quarterback Josh Adkins wasn’t enough for the Aggies, who suffered a 42-25 defeat to the Lobos.   ...

UNM extends Aggies’ season-opening losing streak to four

UNM extends Aggies’ season-opening losing streak to four

James Martin, Sports Editor

September 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

A red-hot start and late comeback push led by the third-string quarterback isn't enough for New Mexico State, who suffer a 42-25 defeat to the New Mexico Lobos for their first Rio Grande Rivalry loss in three seasons. Things got off to as good of a start as they possibly could’ve for New Mexico Sta...

Keys to the game: Battle of I-25

Keys to the game: Battle of I-25

James Martin, Sports Editor

September 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It’s time for another Aggie/Lobo showdown. With just hours left before New Mexico State takes the field for their yearly showdown against in-state rival New Mexico, here are three questions that will determine whether the Aggies can pick up their first win of the season and third straight of the Rio ...

NM State looks to knock off rival Lobos for third-straight season

NM State looks to knock off rival Lobos for third-straight season

James Martin, Sports Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

New Mexico State has stumbled out of the gate to start the season, losing their first three games by a combined margin of 137-30, but the Aggies have a golden opportunity to get on track this Saturday against in-state opponent New Mexico in the 109th meeting between the two rivals along the Rio Grand...

Column: Saturday’s game is another opportunity to show how NMSU athletics does more with less

Column: Saturday’s game is another opportunity to show how NMSU athletics does more with less

Derek Gonzales, Editor-in-Chief

September 12, 2018


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Sports

It is hard to fight the “big brother, little brother” narrative when your athletics department has the budget half the size of the only other Division I university in the state. That is the reality in the state of New Mexico and a light will be shed on the discrepancies between the two athletic...

New Mexico State comes up short against Boise State in overtime thriller

New Mexico State comes up short against Boise State in overtime thriller

James Martin, Sports Writer

September 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

What started as another disappointing outing for the New Mexico State women’s soccer team turned into one of the most exciting games of the season with a strong second half performance by head coach Rob Baarts’ squad, but the Aggies still fall 3-2 to Boise State in extra time. The Broncos took...

NM State travels to Utah State for Arizona Bowl rematch

NM State travels to Utah State for Arizona Bowl rematch

James Martin, Sports Writer

September 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

New Mexico State’s challenging start to the 2018 football season continues this week with an Arizona Bowl rematch against the Utah State Aggies in Logan. Head coach Doug Martin’s squad have dropped their first two games of the season, but early season struggles were to be expected with the turn...

Aggies dominate NIU for first win of the season

Aggies dominate NIU for first win of the season

James Martin, Sports Writer

August 31, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

New Mexico State put some of their early season offensive troubles to bed quickly Friday, netting an opening minute go-ahead score and controlling the game from start to finish in their 3-0 win over Northern Illinois. Sophomore defender-turned-striker Katie Martinez took advantage of some disorganiz...

New Mexico State looks to right ship against Minnesota

New Mexico State looks to right ship against Minnesota

James Martin, Sports Writer

August 30, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With only a few days of preparation, New Mexico State looks to bounce back from their shaky season debut this Thursday when they travel to Minneapolis to take on the Golden Gophers of Minnesota. All eyes will be on quarterback Matt Romero, who had a less than desirable first appearance in the crims...

Know your foe: The Minnesota Golden Gophers

Know your foe: The Minnesota Golden Gophers

James Martin, Sports Writer

August 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Here are five questions about the Minnesota Golden Gophers that were answered by 247sports.com publisher and Gophers beat writer Ryan Burns. 1.) What can the nation expect from the Gophers in year two of the P.J. Fleck era? A very young team. I believe 28 of the 61 players listed on Minnesota's o...

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