New Mexico Rumors & News

  • Oregon secures transfer of high-scoring G Elijah Brown

    Oregonian "Fresh off a run to the Final Four, the Oregon Ducks men's basketball team is stockpiling talent in the 2017 recruiting class, highlighted by five-star point forward Troy Brown Jr. and a trio of four-star talents. However, after losing Tyler Dorsey, Dillon Brooks and Jordan Bell to the NBA..." May 01

  • Deal imminent between New Mexico, Paul Weir

    Fanrag Sports "New Mexico is close to finalizing a deal with New Mexico State coach Paul Weir, multiple sources tell FanRag Sports. Weir is coming off a 28-6 season in his first and possibly only year as the man in charge in Las Cruces. He led the Aggies to a second-place finish in the Western Athletic..." April 11

  • Borrego turns down shot at UNM head coaching job

    San Antonio Express-News "The Spurs' bench next to Gregg Popovich will remain stable - at least for the forseeable future - after assistant James Borrego turned down a chance to coach the University of New Mexico in his home town of Albuquerque. The website The Vertical reports that Borrego met with school officials..." April 10

  • New Mexico fires head coach Craig Neal

    Albuquerque Journal "The Noodles era is over for Lobo basketball. Four years after he was hired amid great fanfare to be the head coach of the University of New Mexico men, Craig Neal and the school late Friday night parted ways to end a tumultuous relationship. The University confirmed just before midnight..." April 01