2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
7-7, 6th in WAC
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College sports clear to resume in New Mexico

New Mexico's college sports teams can return to the state after New Mexico's COVID-19 guidelines were amended to allow intercollegiate athletics to resume practicing.

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68dRoyce Young

Paul Pierce, Doug Collins among HOF nominees

First-time nominees for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame include Paul Pierce, Doug Collins, Michael Cooper, Lauren Jackson, Howard Garfinkel, Lou Henson, Val Ackerman and Yolanda Griffith.

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353dMyron Medcalf

Champ Week is here, and questions abound

Can Baylor bounce back? Which Big Ten team will emerge? Who can stop Dayton? Conference tournaments hold the answers.


New Mexico St. beats Texas Rio Grande Valley 78-62

Jabari Rice had 20 points as New Mexico State won its 16th straight game and clinced the Western Athletic Conference regular season championship, getting past Texas Rio Grande Valley 78-62 on Saturday night.


McCants leads New Mexico State past Seattle 72-64

Johnny McCants had 14 points and 18 rebounds to lead five New Mexico State players in double figures as the Aggies stretched their winning streak to 14 games, beating Seattle 72-64 on Thursday night.


New Mexico St. edges Cal St. Bakersfield 61-57

Ivan Aurrecoechea scored 23 points with eight rebounds and New Mexico State remained perfect in Western Athletic Conference play with a 61-57 win over Cal State Bakersfield Thursday.

Team Stats

Points Per Game71.3202nd
Rebounds Per Game35.7Tied-177th
Assists Per Game12.7241st
Points Allowed65.2

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record10-27
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances25