Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Pit Losses Damage UNM's Title Hopes.(Sports)

Byline: Mike Hall Associate Sports Editor

MWC Power May Again Be in Utah

Analysis

Following the University of New Mexico women's 79-72 homecourt basketball loss to Brigham Young on Saturday night, Lobos coach Don Flanagan assessed the damage.

"This puts us in the position to go in the middle of the conference, and if we end up in the middle where we didn't want to be we could end up playing them again," Flanagan said.

The Lobos, of course, have to play BYU again on March 1 in the first game of their annual Utah road trip. That, however, was not the game Flanagan was talking about. He was referring to the Mountain West Conference tournament, which begins March 7 in Las Vegas, Nev. …

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