New Mexico is one of only three teams along with Maryland and UConn playing in the round of 16 of the NCAA Division I Men's Tournament for the third year in a row, but the No. 7 seed Lobos hope this
time will be different when they host Penn State Sunday. They lost to UConn in overtime last year and to USF in a shootout two years ago. James Rogers
and Niko Hansen
, who lead the team in scoring with 19 points each. “We have some very talented attacking players,” Lobos coach Jeremy Fishbein said.
“And it’s going to take a special moment for one or two guys to put the ball into the net. Nothing’s going to come easy. We have to continue to defend as a team.”
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