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Las Cruces Sun-News
Aggies look for signs of improvement entering season openerNMSU FOOTBALL: NMSU opens 2015 season Saturday at Florida By Jason Groves jg
Aggies look for signs of improvement entering season opener
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 14 hours ago
NMSU FOOTBALL: NMSU opens 2015 season Saturday at Florida By Jason Groves jgroves@lcsun-news.com @jpgroves on Twitter New Mexico State quarterback Tyler Rogers and the Aggies open the... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Travel made easier for New Mexico State football in 2015LAS CRUCES >> For the first time since Hal Mumme coached the New Mexico State f
Travel made easier for New Mexico State football in 2015
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 2 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> For the first time since Hal Mumme coached the New Mexico State football team, the Aggies will be able to fly out of Las Cruces for most of their road games this season. NMSU athletics director Mario Moccia has teamed up with the City... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Aggies offense faces stiff test in Week 1LAS CRUCES >> Teldrick Morgan is a student of the game. The New Mexico S
Aggies offense faces stiff test in Week 1
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 3 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Teldrick Morgan is a student of the game. The New Mexico State junior receiver knows Florida defensive back Vernon Hargreaves III is among the best cover corners in America, but like his teammates, he's looking forward to the... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Mario Moccia reacts to Coastal Carolina invitation to the Sun BeltLAS CRUCES >> Control what you can control. That was Mario Moccia's mess
Mario Moccia reacts to Coastal Carolina invitation to the Sun Belt
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 3 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Control what you can control. That was Mario Moccia's message in reaction to Tuesday's announcement that Coastal Carolina will join the Sun Belt Conference as an all-sport member in 2016-17 and a football member in 2017-18,... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Mario Moccia reacts to Coastal Carolina invitation to the Sun Belt NMSU AD believes football success critical to finding permanent home By Jaso
Mario Moccia reacts to Coastal Carolina invitation to the Sun Belt
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 3 days ago
NMSU AD believes football success critical to finding permanent home By Jason Groves jgroves@lcsun-news.com @jpgroves on Twitter LAS CRUCES - Control what you can control. That was... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Signatures on petition growing to bring 'piano man' back to ACUSupport for an iconic figure at Abilene Christian University is growing. For 2
Signatures on petition growing to bring 'piano man' back to ACU
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
Support for an iconic figure at Abilene Christian University is growing. For 22 years, Mike Schuler, known as the piano man, has played the piano at the university's cafeteria. This year, ACU did not offer a contract to Schuler to keep... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Larry Rose III in "game mode" entering Florida weekLAS CRUCES >> Larry Rose III has made a habit of breaking long runs in pr
Larry Rose III in "game mode" entering Florida week
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 6 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Larry Rose III has made a habit of breaking long runs in practice entering his sophomore season at New Mexico State. Rose did it last year in games as a freshman, including an 80-yard touchdown run against Arkansas State. "For... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
NMSU VOLLEYBALL: New Mexico State working out lineup, roles in first weekendLAS CRUCES >> New Mexico State's volleyball team opened last season with
NMSU VOLLEYBALL: New Mexico State working out lineup, roles in first weekend
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 8 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> New Mexico State's volleyball team opened last season with a three-set victory over a very solid Missouri State team at the University of Utah's tournament. The Aggies turned around and lost in four to a beatable Montana... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Petition started to keep 'piano man' at ACU's cafeteriaFans of Mike Schuler, also known around Abilene as the "piano man," have starte
Petition started to keep 'piano man' at ACU's cafeteria
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
Fans of Mike Schuler, also known around Abilene as the "piano man," have started a petition to keep him playing at ACU's World Famous Bean. This year ACU ended Schuler's contract. Jason Groves, director of communications for ACU, said they loved... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Wagner finds a home at middle linebackerLAS CRUCES >> Robert Wagner has gone from a seldom used New Mexico Sate player
Wagner finds a home at middle linebacker
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 9 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Robert Wagner has gone from a seldom used New Mexico Sate player who happens to be the younger brother of star Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner to the top of the Aggies depth chart at middle linebacker. "I think we found him a... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
PREP FOOTBALL: Local teams go through dress rehearsal before Week 1LAS CRUCES >> High school football kicks off in New Mexico on Friday, but
PREP FOOTBALL: Local teams go through dress rehearsal before Week 1
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 13 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> High school football kicks off in New Mexico on Friday, but most teams went through a dress rehearsal last week in the form of short scrimmages. Mayfield traveled to El Paso Coronado on Friday, Centennial traveled to Deming in... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Fall camp ends with final scrimmageLAS CRUCES >> Fall camp came to an end on Saturday with the second New Me
Fall camp ends with final scrimmage
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 13 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Fall camp came to an end on Saturday with the second New Mexico State scrimmage at Aggie Memorial Stadium. NMSU opens the season in two weeks at Florida on Sept. 5. Aggies defensive coordinator Zane Vance used Saturday's... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Aggies grinding through dog days of fall campLAS CRUCES >> As classes started at New Mexico State on Wednesday, Aggies
Aggies grinding through dog days of fall camp
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 16 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> As classes started at New Mexico State on Wednesday, Aggies head football coach Doug Martin put his team through an abbreviated workout. The Aggies have had one full off day through the first two weeks of fall camp, but balancing... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
PREP SOCCER: Bulldawg boys have veteran squadLAS CRUCES >> The final season for a special group of Las Cruces High sen
PREP SOCCER: Bulldawg boys have veteran squad
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 18 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> The final season for a special group of Las Cruces High seniors kicks off their final season Tuesday. The Las Cruces boys soccer team opens the fall season this weekend seeking its second state championship in the past three... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Aggies defensive line building depthLAS CRUCES >> Stody Bradley played out of position last year as an interi
Aggies defensive line building depth
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 21 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Stody Bradley played out of position last year as an interior defensive lineman on an overmatched New Mexico State four-man front. Bradley wasn't the only Aggie player out of position, either. Not only was Bradley undersized as... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Legendary football coach Jim Bradley influenced thousands on and off fieldLAS CRUCES >> Roughly two weeks before the Mayfield High School football
Legendary football coach Jim Bradley influenced thousands on and off field
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 22 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Roughly two weeks before the Mayfield High School football team kicks off its 50th season, the greatest Trojan of them all has died. New Mexico Hall of Fame coach Jim Bradley Sr. died Wednesday evening at the age of 82. He is... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
New Mexico coaching legend Jim Bradley passes awayLAS CRUCES >> New Mexico football legend Jim Bradley passed away Wednesda
New Mexico coaching legend Jim Bradley passes away
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 22 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> New Mexico football legend Jim Bradley passed away Wednesday evening according to Mayfield High School football officials. Bradley, a longtime Mayfield football coach and New Mexico High School Hall of Fame coach, was 82 years... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
New Mexico coaching legend Jim Bradley passes awayLAS CRUCES >> New Mexico football legend Jim Bradley passed away Wednesda
New Mexico coaching legend Jim Bradley passes away
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 23 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> New Mexico football legend Jim Bradley passed away Wednesday evening according to Mayfield High School football officials. Bradley, a longtime Mayfield football coach and New Mexico High School Hall of Fame coach, was 82 years... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Andrew Allen proving value after move from QBLAS CRUCES >> Prior to fall camp, New Mexico State quarterback Tyler Roge
Andrew Allen proving value after move from QB
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 24 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Prior to fall camp, New Mexico State quarterback Tyler Rogers predicted that Andrew Allen could have a breakout year. Allen is currently best known for his 79-yard touchdown run on a quarterback keeper against LSU last year. But... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
COMMENTARY: NMSU jumping at Sun Belt expansion opportunityIt's now or never for New Mexico State. Since his hire, Athletics Director Mar
COMMENTARY: NMSU jumping at Sun Belt expansion opportunity
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 25 days ago
It's now or never for New Mexico State. Since his hire, Athletics Director Mario Moccia's main charge has been to find a stable home for Aggies football. The current four-year agreement with the Sun Belt Conference is nice, but a temporary... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Roster bolstered by players returning from injuryLAS CRUCES >> Doug Martin's second full recruiting class will certainly b
Roster bolstered by players returning from injury
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 27 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Doug Martin's second full recruiting class will certainly bolster the depth of the New Mexico State football team. But the return of players who missed all of or a portion of last season could make a larger impact, particularly... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
NMSU VOLLEYBALL: Jordan leaning on strong senior class this seasonLAS CRUCES >> Some of Mike Jordan's best New Mexico State volleyball teams have
NMSU VOLLEYBALL: Jordan leaning on strong senior class this season
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 27 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Some of Mike Jordan's best New Mexico State volleyball teams have been comprised of a large senior class that played significant roles. Jordan compared this year's senior class to his 2011 group that included Kelsey Brennan, Jennah... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
New Mexico State names radio flagship, TV will air live football gamesLAS CRUCES >> The recent multimedia rights agreement between New Mexico S
New Mexico State names radio flagship, TV will air live football games
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 29 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> The recent multimedia rights agreement between New Mexico State and Learfield Sports, now named New Mexico State Sports Properties in Las Cruces, was a significant early accomplishment for Director of Athletics Mario Moccia. It... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Linebacker position loaded as New Mexico State opens fall campLAS CRUCES >> Rodney Butler was one of the top linebackers in the Sun Belt Conf
Linebacker position loaded as New Mexico State opens fall camp
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 30 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> Rodney Butler was one of the top linebackers in the Sun Belt Conference last year as a sophomore. Butler led New Mexico State and was second in the conference with 9.9 tackles per game. Butler, a 6-foot-1, 235-pound junior from Palm... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
New Mexico State head coach Doug Martin needs Aggies offense to light up scoreboard more consistentlyLAS CRUCES >> When asked on Tuesday if he had a win total in mind that his foot
New Mexico State head coach Doug Martin needs Aggies offense to light up scoreboard more consistently
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted a month ago
LAS CRUCES >> When asked on Tuesday if he had a win total in mind that his football team needed to reach in 2015, third-year New Mexico State head coach Doug Martin couldn't identify a specific number. "We have to take steps forward, and I don't... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
COMMENTARY: 10 Aggies who need to perform in 2015Football is the ultimate team sport. A winning program needs depth at all posi
COMMENTARY: 10 Aggies who need to perform in 2015
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 1 months ago
Football is the ultimate team sport. A winning program needs depth at all positions and a coaching staff who implements a scheme that plays to the strengths of the roster. But on Saturday afternoons this fall, games are won or lost with the play of... Read more

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