LAS VEGAS, Nev. (KRQE) - With a good crowd on hand to cheer them on the Lobos took on the Wyoming Cowboys Wednesday night and almost made it look easy.
The Lobos now take on the San Diego State on Friday. That will air on the CBS Sports Network at 7 p.m.
Fans that are in Vegas have high hopes for the boys.
"We finally have the team to win it all if everything falls in place," one fan said. "We have an inside game and an outside game, the coaching. We've got the fans."
Most of the gurus have UNM as a third or fourth seed in the NCAA tourney, which starts in a week.
They'll find out Sunday who and where they're playing in the NCAA first round.
A winter storm warning has been issued for Albuquerque and surrounding areas through 11 p.m. Thursday.
Tempers flared Wednesday night at the Albuquerque Public Schools Board of Education meeting as the firestorm over teacher evaluations and student testing continues.
An Albuquerque man says an emergency vet clinic turned away his dying dog because he didn't have enough cash in his pocket to pay to save him. The dog later died.
Closing arguments wrapped up Wednesday in the final sentencing phase of John McCluskey's federal murder trial. The same jury that convicted him of killing an Oklahoma couple, must now decide whether McCluskey should face the death penalty.
Meeting 211 goes to the University of New Mexico Lobos. The Lobos and New Mexico State renewed their rivalry on a basketball court Wednesday night with the Lobos winning 79 to 70.
MMA fighter Holly Holm has more than a fight to talk about this week. Holm also has a major sponsor in her corner.