NMSU Women set to host Texas State Thursday
The team gets back to Las Cruces for a week in hopes of snapping the five-game losing streak against Texas State and UTSA. The Aggies meet the Bobcats on Jan. 31, to close out the series and come back to on Feb. 2 to host the Roadrunners. Both games are slated for a 6:30 p.m. start and are available on AggieVision and ESPN3.com.
Tickets: Tickets are $6 for Adults and as always, kids 12 and under are FREE. A group rate of $4 is available. Call the NM State ticket office at 575-646-1420.
Aggies on TV: The Aggie Sports Network is producing 15 games on KSNM AM 570 this season, along with any contests in the post season with Jay Sanderson giving the play-by-play. Each of the Aggies road games along with those home games not aired on AggieVision will be available through KSNM. All games aired on radio are produced by the Aggie Sports Network on KSNM AM 570 in Las Cruces. The broadcasts can also be heard from anywhere around the world on the Internet by logging onto www.NMStateSports.com. Just click on the live events link to access the coverage for a fee.
Live Stats on the Web: Live stats will be available for fans at www.NMStateSports.com at no cost for the entire season. Fans can click on the Live Events link at the top of the NMStateSports.com home page to access the live stats. Live stats for away games may direct fans to the opposing team's athletics page.
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Looking Ahead: NM State gets back on the road for two more WAC games in the Pan American Center this week. The team meets Idaho on Feb. 7, at 7 p.m. in Moscow, Idaho before making the trip north to face Seattle U on Feb. 9, at 8 p.m.
Looking Back: NM State continued to struggle on the road with a 67-58 loss to Denver on Saturday afternoon. Despite the loss, senior Kelsie Rozendaal worked for her fourth double-double of the season and second straight with 13 points and 11 rebounds. Fellow senior Stefanie Gilbreath tallied 18 points in the loss, marking her 10th consecutive game with double-digit points.
About the Aggies: NM State continues WAC play with a 9-10 overall record and 3-6 in league play. Going into the weekend with five straight losses, the Aggies are looking for a comeback when they return home to the Pan American Center against Texas State on Jan. 31. The Aggies held their longest win streak of the season around Thanksgiving when they won four in a row at home and had not lost more than two consecutive games this season until Saturday's night's loss to Denver put No. 5 in the loss column.