ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - The 105th installment of the Rio Grande rivalry game between New Mexico State and the University of New Mexico belongs to the cherry and silver for a second straight year after a 66-17 blow-out win.
The Aggies run defense was ranked dead last heading into this one last night and you knew what the Lobos were going to do – run the football, and run it well.
The Lobos racked up 541 yards on the ground. Quarterback Cole Gautsche rushed for 127 yards and a touchdown. Meanwhile, Kasey Carrier scored three times and ran for 126 yards. Carrier is ranked eighth in the country with 685 yards.
The Lobos rushing attack is ranked number one overall in all of college football, averaging 367 yards per game.
The Lobos senior Carrier says it's fulfilling beating the Aggies twice in his career.
An Albuquerque Police officer involved shooting over the weekend marks the fifth since late October and city officials are taking notice.
A woman was stolen from her daughter's car, a woman who died more than five years ago.
Albuquerque police shot and killed a man Sunday night after responding to an assault call near UNM.
Deputies were led on a chase around 4 p.m. Monday after a person called 911 to report their vehicle had been stolen and was being driven recklessly around Albuquerque.
New Mexico could have hundreds of millions of dollars more to spend as legislators get ready to put together next year's budget in the upcoming legislative session.
Organizers of the Gildan New Mexico Bowl are hoping to shed the disappointing attendance numbers that weighed down the event last year when the Colorado State Rams and the Washington State Cougars face off Dec. 21.