Lobo Basketball List OpponentsJuly 17th, 2013 at 8:57 am by vantate under Sports
There will be trip to Kansas to play the Jayhawks in December. There is a home game with Cincinnati in the same month. Craig Neal’s University of New Mexico Lobos are built to handle a challenge. Neal, in his first year as head coach, will find out how tough his squad is as soon as the non conference portion of the schedule starts. The Lobos will open up with exhibition games November 2nd against Eastern New Mexico and November 6th against Jamestown. Alabama A&M comes to the Pit for the home opener November 9th. That is followed by a home game against Charleston Southern. The Lobos will travel after that, starting at The Charleston Classic in Charleston, South Carolina. Alabama Birmingham, Nebraska, UMass, Clemson, Davidson, Georgia and Temple are in the Classic. The Lobos return home November 30th for a date against San Diego. A December 4th date at rival New Mexico State starts the most challenging part of the schedule. The Lobos return home to host Cincinnati December 7th. They return to the road December 14th to play Kansas at the Kansas City Shootout in Kansas City, Missouri.That is followed by a trip to Las Cruces to face New Mexico State December 17th. The Lobos will stay on the road to face Marquette at the MGM Grand Showcase in Las Vegas, Nevada December 21st. Grand Canyon University comes to The Pit December 23rd. Former Lobo Demetrius Walker plays for Grand Canyon and will make a return to The Pit. The Mountain West Conference portion of the schedule is expected to be released in August.