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Utah State at a glance

Coach: Matt Wells (2nd year, 9-5) Last year: 9-5 overall, 7-1 in MWC, 1st in Mountain Division Predicted 2014 finish: 2nd in Mountain Division Preseason All-MWC: QB Chuckie Keeton (MWC Preseason Player of the Year); LB Kyler Fackrell; LB Zach Vigil; DL B.J. Larsen Starters/lettermen returning: 14/38 Returning statistical leaders: Keeton, 136-196, 18 TDs, 2 Int; RB Joe Hill, 53-274, 1 TD; WR JoJo Natson, 59-395, 2 TDs; Vigil, 124 total tackles. Notable: Wells is a former New Mexico assistant (2007-08, 2010). He’s a former Utah State quarterback, as well. … Keeton is one of 17 players on Bleacher Report’s Heisman Trophy watch list, despite missing the second half of last season after suffering an ACL injury. … The Aggies have 15 players of Polynesian descent on their roster. … Utah State opens the season at Tennessee on a Sunday. … After a Saturday game at Hawaii on Nov. 1, the Aggies have to play at Wyoming the following Friday. … They’ll play 13 games as the NCAA permits for teams ...

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La Cueva Girls Soccer

 

BY: SUMIKO CORLEY

Hell Week: Two-a-days in the grueling sun. A school with 14 state titles, nine of them under the current demanding coach. A tough legacy to which to measure up.

The pain of those workouts is usually suffered in relative silence - at least within this small community of athletes and parents. Not anymore. The conditioning, the mental challenges, the pain and the pride will be on full display before millions of people across the United States in short order.

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Cavazos-Galvez thinks about next career step

In the span of 15 months, Brian Cavazos-Galvez has gone from having his face on Albuquerque billboards to looking for a new job. Cavazos-Galvez, an Albuquerque native who played baseball at Manzano ...

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Utah State at a glance

Coach: Matt Wells (2nd year, 9-5) Last year: 9-5 overall, 7-1 in MWC, 1st in Mountain Division Predicted 2014 finish: 2nd in Mountain Division Preseason All-MWC: QB Chuckie Keeton (MWC Preseason ...

Isotopes

‘Topes Today: Aug. 14, 2014

Vs. Memphis, 7:05 p.m. Probable starters: Isotopes RHP Matt Magill (7-5, 4.89) vs. Redbirds RHP Carlos Martinez (1-0, 0.00) Radio: 610 AM Promotion: Postgame fireworks Thursday: Visiting Memphis ...

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Some Lobo soccer parents stunned by media attention

UNM women’s soccer players returned to the practice field on Thursday. (Roberto E. Rosales/Albuquerque Journal) Copyright © 2014 Albuquerque Journal The UNM soccer team returned to the practice field ...

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Coach Davie talks to Lobos about hazing

UNM football coach Bob Davie has spent time talking to his Lobos about team bonding and peer pressure. (Jim Thompson/Albuquerque Journal) Bob Davie offered no specific reaction Thursday to the ...

MMA

Alexander Gustafsson will have to wait for his chance to take Jon Jones' title (Yahoo Sports)

Alexander Gustafsson isn't happy his title shot wasn't restored after Jon Jones' fight against Daniel Cormier was postponed. Read more ...