Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Lobos On The Run In Practice.(Sports)

Byline: Mike Hall Associate Sports Editor

Flanagan's Players Spend Time on Press

If the University of New Mexico women's basketball team doesn't respond positively after losing Sunday's nationally televised Mountain West Conference opener to Utah 76-73, it won't be because of a lack of hard work.

The Lobos (9-6, 0-1) returned to the practice floor Tuesday morning and immediately were hit with running drills that had many of the players grabbing their knees during breaks.

Was UNM coach Don Flanagan trying to get their attention, or was it because the team had Monday off?

"Probably both," Flanagan said. "I don't want it to be too easy to lose. …

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