End of the Road for the Lobos

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No. 21 Lobos Fall In Third Round To No. 18 Cardinals, 59-56

Tonight in Portland, Oregon the University of New Mexico Lobos fell to the Louisville Cardinals, 59-56 in the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.  The Lobos under Coach Steve Alford was favored to win this game...unfortunately the tenor of the game changed when Lobos star forward Drew Gordon hyper-extended his knees.  It was quite a scare.  I think that was the turning point in the game.  The Lobos played flat for the most part and just could not muster up the offensive fire power to overcome the advance of the Cardinals.  

As the 2012 Mountain West Champion, I believe the Lobos can move forward and hold their heads up high.  Wish they would have made it to the Sweet Sixteen, but it wasn't to be.  Great Year Lobos.  Good Luck in 2013. 

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Rainmaker
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Ronald DiLalla
No. Orange Cty Real Estate
Century 21 Discovery DRE 01813824

Hi Lloyd, it was a great game..sorry that your Lobos were on the losing end..

March 17, 2012 10:55 PM
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all together now say "aw".  Thanks for sharing and you have a enjoy day tomorrow.

March 17, 2012 10:56 PM
Rainmaker
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Lauren Selinsky Perez
REO -CEO - CDPE - SHORT SALES - Woman Owned
CA Coastal Estates- Monarch Bay Real Estate DP

Darn! about the Lobos... My sister is friends with a player on the team from Texas. I will have to get his name for you.

March 17, 2012 11:07 PM
Rainmaker
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Lauren Selinsky Perez
REO -CEO - CDPE - SHORT SALES - Woman Owned
CA Coastal Estates- Monarch Bay Real Estate DP

Jamal Fenton he is from HTown~ ;)

March 17, 2012 11:09 PM
Rainmaker
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Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert
David Weekley Homes in Cinco Ranch
David Weekley Homes

C Lloyd,

                 What a shame I love the Lobos. It is sad when athletes fall during a game like yesterday in the FA cup when Bolton player Muamba had a heart attack. I hope he will be okay.

March 18, 2012 12:45 PM
Rainer
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Doug Bullwinkel
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Vitek Mortgage Group

Sorry for your loss C.Lloyd.  I know you love the Lobo's but it wasn't meant to be.  Maybe next year and I'll be out there helping you root for them too.  Good luck with the rest of your bracket.

March 19, 2012 12:52 AM
Rainmaker
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Tom Braatz
Waukesha County Realtor Real Estate agent,Waukesha
Re/Max Realty Center 262-377-1459

C Lloyd

Hard to work when we have all this great entertainment on TV

March 19, 2012 07:08 PM
Rainmaker
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C. Lloyd McKenzie
MBA - Prudential Allstar Realtors -
Prudential Allstar Realtors

Hello Everyone:

Thak you so  much for your comments. 

Indeed Tom, my priorities are set.  I take the time off so I can watch March Madness.  Can't wait for the the Championship

Thanks Doug...My Bracket is went up in smokes already.

Thanks Yolanda...When Drew Gordon got injured, that was definitely the turning point in the game.

Lauren: I have heard the name Jamal Fenton.  Baylor is good!

Thanks Rosemary.  I love watching Baskeball.  I will definitely enjoy the rest of the games

Hi Ronald...Thank you.  The entire New Mexico was hoping that the Lobos would have at least made it to the Sweet Sixteen. 

 

March 21, 2012 09:41 PM
Rainmaker
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Robert (Bob) Gilbert
Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties

Lloyd,

Congrats to the LOBOS on having a great season and next year they will make the sweet 16! ( I hope)

March 22, 2012 08:30 AM
Rainmaker
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Lauren Selinsky Perez
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Jamal is a great player! He's on the team roster. Just checked ;)

March 23, 2012 10:48 PM
Rainmaker
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C. Lloyd McKenzie
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Hi Robert:

Thanks...I hope the Lobos do Better next year

 

March 23, 2012 11:40 PM
Rainmaker
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C. Lloyd McKenzie
MBA - Prudential Allstar Realtors -
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Hello Lauren:

Baylor is playing at a higher level.  I am rooting for them

March 23, 2012 11:42 PM
Rainmaker
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Robert (Bob) Gilbert
Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties

Hi Lloyd,

Recruiting this year should be easier for the LOBOS after an excellent season.

March 24, 2012 08:31 AM
Rainmaker
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Joshua Zargari
MJ Decorators Workshop
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Good morning C. Lloyd.

I did not follow this game...

Have a nice day.

March 25, 2012 03:26 AM
Rainmaker
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Robert (Bob) Gilbert
Your Katy TX Real Estate Expert
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties

Just stopping by to say hello nad hope you are making lots of money wth swing trading.

March 27, 2012 11:11 AM
Rainmaker
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Margo Currie
Exit 1 Stop Realty

Congratulations on a great season. Sorry they aren't in the Final Four, but there's always next year.

April 01, 2012 03:46 PM
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Lee & Carol Barbour, REALTORS
Mountain Living Team in Murphy NC and North GA
Murphy and Hayesville, NC; Hiawassee, Blairsville, Blue Ridge GA and Copperhill TN

Cheer up - we went by all your Facebook Fan Pages and Liked them :)

April 01, 2012 04:00 PM
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