Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Lobo Lament Suddenly Has Changed to Optimism.(Sports)

Byline: Greg Archuleta Journal Staff Writer

Caamano Settling In; 'D' Racking Up Sacks

University of New Mexico football coach Rocky Long says Sunday is the day he gains perspective on his team's performance a day earlier.

After watching videotape of the game, he says, you find out you can always play better than you did after a win, and you never played as poorly as you thought after a loss.

The same can be said of Long's tenure at UNM, now through 2 1/2 seasons.

The Lobos' 45-10 win in their Mountain West Conference opener Saturday over Wyoming evened their record at 3-3.

Long's career record is 10-19 at UNM, hardly deserving of a genius label. …

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