Sports

Aggies win WAC tourney, head to NCAA's

The New Mexico State Aggies made a statement Saturday night. The Aggies never trailed in beating Seattle University 80-61 and winning their fourth consecutive Western Athletic Conference Tournament.

Rhinos sweep Snipers on Teddy Bear Toss Night

The Dallas Snipers went toe-to-toe with the defending WSHL champion El Paso Rhinos for 40 minutes, but a disastrous start to the third period doomed the visitors' chances to extend their season.

Centennial, Mesilla Valley Christian crowned State Champs

Below is the complete results for Southern New Mexico: Boys 5A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP Saturday, March 14 #1 Centennial def. #2 Gallup, 52-38 at Wise Pise Arena, Albuquerque, NM

Rotich Finishes Third in the Indoor Mile at NCAA Championships

Anthony Rotich ran to a third-place finish (4:01.78) in the indoor mile at the NCAA Championships to earn All-America accolades for the ninth time in his career (three indoor, three outdoor and three cross country).

NMSU women win WAC Title, 1st NCAA bid since '88

The top-seeded New Mexico State women’s basketball team rolled over third-seeded Texas-Pan American, 70-52, on Saturday afternoon inside the Orleans Arena to win the 2015 Western Athletic Conference Tournament, its first-ever conference t

No. 25 UAB Wins Two over UTEP

The UTEP softball team fell to No. 25 UAB in a pair of games, 7-2 and 3-2, on Saturday afternoon at UAB Softball Field.

Aggies get First WAC Win of the Season

The New Mexico State baseball team picked up its first Western Athletic Conference win of the year as junior Dan Kennon went 2-of-3 with a home run and three RBIs leading the Aggies to a 6-4 win over Bakersfield in Las Cruces, N.M., Saturday, M

Rhinos take 1-0 series lead in Division Semifinals

Kendall Craig scored twice and the El Paso Rhinos survived a furious second period rally from the Dallas Snipers to take Game One of the best-of-three Midwest Division semifinals, 6-1.

Aggies advance to fourth straight WAC Tourney Final

New Mexico State used a powerful inside game with a pair of double-doubles to win its 12th straight and advance to the championship game of the Western Athletic Conference Tournament with a 57-53 semifinal win over CSU Bakersfield Friday night

Rotich Qualifies for Finals in Indoor Mile at NCAAs

Three-time national champion Anthony Rotich did what he had to do Friday night; the senior qualified for the finals in the indoor mile for Saturday at the NCAA Indoor National Championships.

Menzies finalist for top minority coach

New Mexico State head coach Marvin Menzies has been named a finalist for the Ben Jobe Award as the top minority coach in Division I men’s basketball.

UTEP Softball to take on No. 25 UAB

The UTEP softball team will put its five-game winning streak on the line against No. 25 UAB. The Blazers (18-5, 3-0 Conference USA) will host the Miners (8-18, 3-0) in a three-game series on March 14 and 15 at UAB Softball Field.

Freeman earns Mid-Major All-American honors

The honors keep rolling in for New Mexico State women’s basketball forward Brianna Freeman as the Aggie sophomore was named to the 2015 Mid-Major All-American Women’s Basketball third team by College Sports Madness, the entity annou

NMSU women in WAC Final after OT Thriller

The New Mexico State women’s basketball team needed overtime, but pulled out an action-packed 79-75 victory over Seattle U inside the Orleans Arena on Friday during the semifinal round of the WAC Tournament.

UTEP shocked in C-USA Tourney Semifinals

D.J. Jones scored eight of his 15 second half points during a game-changing 11-0 run, as sixth-seed Middle Tennessee advanced to the C-USA Championship title game with a 53-50 win over #2 seed UTEP Friday.