Three In A Row!
Web Posted 1.4.15
DENVER, CO.– Northern picked up their third straight win Sunday night against Saint Katherine College.
The Eagles dominated the glass as they out rebounded SKC 48 to 30, and junior big man Patrick Bendegue lead the way with 9 rebounds. Bench scoring was also a huge factor in last night’s win, as the Eagles bench out scored SKC 42 to 22.
Eagles Defeat Doane College
Web Posted 1.12.15
ESPANOLA, NM -The Northern New Mexico Men’s Basketball team started off 2015 with a big win at home. The Eagles defeated Doane College (NAIA Division II) 74-82. The Eagles forced 21 turnovers and scored 29 total points off turnovers. This was Northern’s first home game since December 5th, when they dropped a nail biter to NCAA Division II, Eastern New Mexico University.
Lady Eagles Off to Best Season Start Ever
Web Posted 12.9.14
The Northern New Mexico College womens basketball team is off to their best start in the history of the program, after their 79-57 victory over the Arizona Christian University Firestorm, Nov. 29 in Española.
The Lady Eagles improved to 6-1 on the season, with their third victory this season, over the Firestorm.
“We’ve just got a good group of kids,” Northern coach Jack Ballard said. “My assistants did a great job of helping to recruit new players and our returning players are getting better.”
Eagles GO Into Break 5-5
Web Posted 11.27.14
ESPANOLA, N.M. --
The Eagles played NCAA Division II Colorado Mesa University in their second game at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Basketball Classic. It was a back and forth game the entire night. However, the Eagles came up two points just shy of upsetting another NCAA institution.
“This is by far our toughest part of our schedule, we played five NCAA Division II teams in only 7 days. Not to mention all of them being on the road.” Head Coach Ryan Cordova said.