Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

UNM Women End Up With Rocky Agenda.(Sports)

Byline: Mike Hall Associate Sports Editor

University of New Mexico women's basketball coach Don Flanagan takes one look at The Associated Press' preseason top 25 and jokes, "Ed probably isn't going to have that job anymore."

Ed Wyant is a Lobos assistant coach who scheduled for UNM potentially nine teams that received national votes, including No. 5 Duke and No. 7 LSU. They'll be in the Pit this weekend.

The Lobos open their regular season Friday night in the Women's Sports Foundation Classic against the Tigers. To make matters tougher, UNM team doctors believe freshman point guard Brittany Wolfgang might have a stress fracture in her shin.

"It hasn't shown as one, but there are some outward appearances of a stress fracture," Flanagan says. "She's been pulled from practices. …

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