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Steve Alford: NCAA Should Look at What’s In the Best Interest of a Student-Athlete When a Coach Leaves

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

It had already been announced that Steve Alford would sign a 10-year contract extension at New Mexico when news broke that he was leaving for UCLA. Alford hadn't yet signed the new deal, but it left those in Albuquerque obviously shocked. Alford, who played at Indiana for Bob Knight, understands ...

Steve Alford: New Mexico Should Have Been A No.2 Seed, But I’m Happy Our Fans Can See Us In The West Bracket

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

No.3 seed New Mexico takes on No.14 seed Harvard today, at 9:50 PM (ET). Steve Alford still doesn't exactly understand why the Lobos aren't a No.2 seed based on their body of work this season and strength of schedule. Alford's team likes the underdog role and hopes to shock the world in ...

Steve Alford, New Mexico Climb Seed Lines With Late-Season Surge

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

There was a time this season that I thought New Mexico was dead to rights. They had won a close game at Wyoming which I attended, but then lost back-to-back games to San Diego State and UNLV to fall to 1-2 in Mountain West play. It looked like they might ...

Are the New Mexico Lobos Looking to Hire Mike Leach?

Friday, September 24th, 2010

If this week's rumors are correct, the New Mexico football program may be looking at going from one controversial coach to another. Mike Locksley, currently the head coach in Albuquerque, has won just one time in his first 15 games and lost 72-0 to Oregon to open this season. He also ...

Steve Alford Has New Mexico Ready to Dance

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

He may be toiling much more anonymously these days, but something tells me that New Mexico head coach Steve Alford is enjoying living and coaching under much less scrutiny compared to when he was at Iowa and constantly linked to taking over at Indiana. Alford has New Mexico back in ...