All Stories Tagged 'Lobos' (52)

Day Two: Newspaper Still Calling it "The Pit"

I couldn't wait to pluck the Albuquerque Journal out of my drive this morning to learn if it would hang with the word "Pit."

But the newspaper hung so tough that its headline didn't even mention that it was an Aggie-Lobo game. "Showdown In the Pit" was the entire headline, as if to emphasis their protection of this sacred name. The names "UNM" and "Lobos" didn't show up until deep into the second paragraph.

Another reason might be that you can fit "Pit" into a 72-point headline…

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Added by Ben Moffett on December 3, 2014 at 5:39pm — 3 Comments

Toby Smith's New Book is Major League Stuff with a Bush League Title (UNM Press)

          "Bush League Boys: The Postwar Legends of Baseball in the American Southwest,” is just out and on bookshelves. It was written by Toby Smith, a longtime Albuquerque Journal sports writer highly admired by his fellow journalists and often touted as one of the best sports writers in Albuquerque sports history.…

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Added by Ben Moffett on November 27, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments

Homegrown Hoops Talent on Display at ENMU-WNMU Small College Games Saturday (11/22) at Pit

It's great to see two of New Mexico's four rural colleges from opposite sides of the state get together in the big city  -- Albuquerque -- for a basketball doubleheader featuring the men's and women's teams.

Hopefully there will be a big crowd, with Albuquerqueans on the rosters of these teams from Silver City (Western New Mexico University) and Portales (Eastern New Mexico University).. About half of the roster members are New Mexicans, unlike…

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Added by Ben Moffett on November 21, 2014 at 12:09pm — 1 Comment

Lobo Growl?

If you are headed to the Lobo vs. Fresno State game on Friday, or if you live in the area of the football stadium, you should check out this traffic plan! Now let's see if the Lobos can win two in a row!…

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Added by Adelita on September 24, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Morning Fix: Little Bit Late

  • Giving does the city good.Local Mattress Firm donates 100 mattresses to Albuquerque Heading Home, Albertsons donates to Galloping Grace Youth Ranch and Blue Cross Blue Shield supports Operation Back To School. 
  • Albuquerque…
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Added by Adelita on September 22, 2014 at 9:51am — No Comments

Morning Fix - Bustling New Heart

 

  • Tasmanian Devils are now at the San Diego Zoo, too. Eight in America.
  • NMPIRG, and a couple of city councilors start the wheels turning to …
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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on March 24, 2014 at 5:30am — No Comments

Woof! Woof! Woof!

My throwback Thursday from December 12, 2007.  Go Lobos!!

I am completely and totally unapologetic about my love for Lobo Basketball. I still have my stuffed…

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Added by Adelita on March 20, 2014 at 9:00am — 16 Comments

Morning Fix: Glow Worm

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Added by Phil_0 on March 10, 2014 at 7:00am — 8 Comments

Morning Fix: Bip Bop Boom

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Added by Adelita on March 6, 2014 at 6:30am — 1 Comment

Morning Fix - Prescribed Burnout

 

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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on February 26, 2014 at 5:30am — 4 Comments

Morning Fix - Scattered Along The Barrel

 

  • Wine Whine. No fermented grapes for now on Alameda & 4th.
  • The legislative session didn't do squat for the Guv'ner's Race, just like …
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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on February 25, 2014 at 5:00am — 2 Comments

Morning Fix: And Now In Sports and Weather

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Added by Adelita on February 6, 2014 at 5:46am — 2 Comments

Morning Fix - Heavy Halo

  • Albuquerque Comic-Con gets a brief mention in this opinion piece on prevalence of such events.
  • AAA Four Diamond Hotels …
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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on January 27, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Morning Fix: Back Door Man

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Added by Phil_0 on January 16, 2014 at 7:00am — 4 Comments

Morning Fix - You Can Do Magic

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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on January 3, 2014 at 5:30am — 6 Comments

Morning Fix - Lift with Vigor

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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on December 30, 2013 at 5:00am — 5 Comments

Morning Fix: Sports Roundup

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Added by Phil_0 on December 16, 2013 at 7:00am — No Comments

Morning Fix - Longest Volvo Commercial

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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on December 6, 2013 at 5:30am — 2 Comments

Morning Fix - Geeks Who Win

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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on December 5, 2013 at 5:30am — 8 Comments

Morning Fix - D.G.B.M.H.

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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on December 2, 2013 at 5:30am — No Comments

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