They return as one of the Mountain West Conference’s greatest backcourt pairings. This season, Jamal Mashburn Jr. and Jaelen House will have plenty of help to compliment their work on the hardwood for the Lobos. “You know, I don’t want to shoot as many shots this year.” “I don’t want everyone to just load up for me and Mash because that’s exactly what it was last year,” House explained. “So all I want is to be able to share the money with everyone.”
In other sports news, Del Norte Knights senior point guard Shane Douma Sanchez recently returned from the Pangos Premier 80 Showcase where he had another strong showing. The talented Sanchez is also in Van Tate’s Sports Office this week, talking about the event and his prospects for college.
A talented batch of freshman guards should help lighten the load. Donavan Dent, Mr. Basketball from California, is among the freshman class. Mashburn Jr. feels the same way House does about seeking extra support.
New Mexico United is back on the pitch, taking on Tulsa FC. The match is a non-conference matchup for New Mexico as they face a team from the Eastern Conference. The United would hold on to win by a score of 2-1.
The Albuquerque Isotopes defeated the Sacramento Rivercats Tuesday night but fell in a matinee game Wednesday morning. The Rivercats were able to hold off the Isotopes for a 5-4 victory.
Lobo football has added to it’s staff. Jalen Harvey is the new Director of Player Development. He will help incoming players, as well as veterans, adjust to collegiate athletics.
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