Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Ex-Lobos Assistant Applies at La Cueva.(Final)

Byline: Mike Hall Associate Sports Editor

* Wyant resigns Wofford coaching job after disagreement with AD

Ed Wyant, who left the University of New Mexico women's basketball program last year to become head coach at Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C., has applied for the vacant girls basketball position at La Cueva.

Wyant resigned at Wofford last week over "philosophical differences" with athletic director Richard Johnson.

"It was over the renewal and non-renewal of scholarships," Wyant said by telephone from his home in Spartanburg. "I felt some players were absolutely unworthy of renewal, and he disagreed. I didn't know when I took the job that my evaluation of renewals wouldn't be honored. …

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