Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Who's On Schedule?(Sports)

Byline: RICK WRIGHT Of the Journal

There's an old Scottish folk song that suggests the low road beats the high road every time.

Here on the not-so-bonny banks of the Rio Grande, a look at the current records of the University of New Mexico men's and women's basketball teams weighed against their schedules suggests that still might be true.

The background:

When it came to nonconference scheduling, the UNM women clearly took the high road this season.

The Lobos agreed to have nationally ranked Duke and LSU come to the Women's Sports Foundation Classic at the Pit in early November. UNM wound up losing a close game to LSU, currently ranked ninth in the nation. …

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