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.
New Mexico's men's and women's basketball teams are temporarily relocating to Texas due to coronavirus restrictions in their home state.
Kysre Gondrezick scored 17 points, freshman Esmery Martinez had a season-best 15 and No. 23 West Virginia beat New Mexico 73-60 on Friday in the Cancun Challenge.
The Phoenix still lead the way and the top three remain the same in espnW's biweekly rankings. But Florida Gulf Coast jumps three spots to No. 4 and a pair of MAC teams make their debut.
Green Bay replaced South Dakota State on the top line, but No. 3 New Mexico made the biggest jump in espnW's biweekly rankings. Middle Tennessee and Belmont round out the top five.
New Mexico has hired former Wright State coach Mike Bradbury to take the helm of the women's basketball program.
Final: Boise State 66, New Mexico 60
Boise State's Yaiza Rodriguez lies on the court after her team's 66-60 win over New Mexcico in the Mountain West Conference championship. Boise State secured its third NCAA tournament appearance in program history and first since 2007.
Ebony Walker, the captain of the University of New Mexico women's basketball team has been suspended from the team indefinitely after being arrested and accused of assaulting her boyfriend.
The captain of the University of New Mexico women's basketball team has been arrested and accused of assaulting her boyfriend.
A University of New Mexico football player has been suspended from the team following his arrest in a domestic violence case.