Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Inconsistent Ags, Privateers Meet.(Sports)

Byline: Mike Jaxson For the Journal

LAS CRUCES Listen to University of New Orleans men's basketball coach Joey Stiebing talk about his team, and you'd swear you've heard these words before.

"We've been up and down," he says.

It almost sounds like the words of New Mexico State coach Lou Henson.

Don't think for a second that the Privateers coach has become a spokesman for the NMSU program. Henson has no trouble describing his own team.

"They're very much like our team," Henson says of UNO. "They've struggled some like we have. They shoot the ball well."

The Aggies (5-10, 1-2) host the Privateers (7-7, 1-2) tonight.

The Privateers lost the season opener against Southwest Missouri. …

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