Men’s Golf Kicks Off Thaw to Lead Edward Jones’ Cactus Thaw by Eight-Strokes


EL PASO, Texas – The thaw was off the clubs for the Western New Mexico University men’s golf team as they ripped off a seven-under 277 to lead the Edward Jones’ Cactus Thaw after the first round took place Sunday. The Mustangs utilized four players shooting par or minus scores to move to the top

Lady Mustangs Hold Off Adams State For Ninth RMAC Win


SILVER CITY, N.M. – Going back-and-forth into the second half, the Western New Mexico University women’s basketball team was finally able to pull away late to defeat Adams State University, 65-56, Saturday night in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference action. The 12 wins on the season is the most for the program since claiming 13 during

Grizzlies Claim Hard-Fought Win Against Mustangs


SILVER CITY, N.M. – Shooting 48 percent in the first half, the Western New Mexico University men’s basketball team was down by just two at halftime against Adams State University. The Grizzlies, though, came out firing in the second half to pull away for the 80-67 hard-fought Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference victory Saturday night. The

Men’s Tennis Battles Division I Lopes


PHOENIX, Ariz. – The Western New Mexico University men’s tennis team opened their spring schedule Saturday at Division I Grand Canyon University with the Lopes claiming the 7-0 victory. In doubles play, Juan Pablo Fuentes (Guadalajara, Mexico) and Jean-Laurent Pageault (Perrigny, France/Academi des Hauts de Nimes) came close at the top flight falling, 7-5. The

Purple Out Set For Home Basketball Games This Friday


SILVER CITY, N.M. — A Purple Out will be happening this Friday for the WNMU basketball games. For any WNMU students that show up in time for tip-off of the women’s basketball game will receive a free shirt! WNMU will host Fort Lewis College on Friday beginning with the women’s game at 5:30 p.m., followed

Mustangs Begin Four-Game Home Stretch Against Skyhawks, Grizzlies


SILVER CITY, N.M. – Coming off of a weekend that witnessed their strongest offensive game of the season against one of the top teams in the nation, the Western New Mexico University men’s basketball team will begin a four-game home stretch this weekend against Fort Lewis College and Adams State University. First on Friday night

Lady Mustangs Return Home to Host Fort Lewis, Adams State


SILVER CITY, N.M. – Following a big weekend road split and four home games coming up, the Western New Mexico University women’s basketball team looks to continue to try and climb up the conference rankings this weekend. WNMU will face Fort Lewis College on Friday and then Adams State University on Saturday, both games will

Softball Set For First Pitch of 2015 This Weekend Against Trio of Teams


LUBBOCK, Tex. – The Western New Mexico University softball team opens the 2015 season against a trio of teams in Mid America Nazarene University, Lubbock Christian University and Oklahoma Panhandle State University this weekend in Lubbock. WNMU will start against Mid America Nazarene. The Lady Pioneers went 27-15 last season and advanced to the NAIA

Men’s Tennis Opens Spring Slate at Division I Grand Canyon


PHOENIX, Ariz. – Division I opponent Grand Canyon University awaits the Western New Mexico University men’s tennis team when they being the 2015 spring schedule this Saturday at 12 p.m. The Lopes have already played two matches toward the end of January falling to both UC Davis (5-2) and Loyola Marymount (7-0). GCU will play