ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Clayton Mitchem is doubtful for the Lobos game at Wyoming on Saturday. The junior quarterback took a hit that left him with concussion-like symptoms in the Lobos win over New Mexico State this past weekend.
Mitchem shares the quarterback duties with starter Cole Gautsche.
If Mitchem is not ready to go Saturday, David Vega will be the Lobos backup with Lamar Jordan as the number three option.
In other Lobo news, junior Defensive end Brett Bowers is the Mountain West Defensive Player of the Week. Bowers had four tackles, three sacks and a forced fumble in the Lobos win over New Mexico State.
Sophomore receiver Carlos Wiggins had a 100-yard kick off return in the game. He is the College Football Performance Kick Returner of the Week.
After getting out of federal prison early this week it looks like former state Sen. Manny Aragón isn't at a halfway house after all. He's back at his own house in the South Valley.
The owner and an employee of a local smoke shop are in federal custody accused of selling spice at the Rio Rancho store.
The New Mexico State Police officer who fired his weapon at van filled with kids during a traffic stop gone bad has been fired.
The civil case filed against former cop Levi Chavez in the gunshot death of his wife is coming to an end without a trial.
Could there be a serial dog snatcher in Roswell?
New Mexico is at the beginning of a deep freeze, and state officials are paying close attention.