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 By Eric Murray    Sports    March 3, 2018

Lady Rams roll in state opener

PORTALES — Four became three pretty quickly. That's the number of wins now standing in the way of a Class 4A championship for the Portales Rams. Portales, the No. 1-seed in 4A, made easy work of... Full story

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    March 2, 2018

ENMU men hope for Texas-sized upset

PORTALES — Maurice Coleman's jumper. Arcaim Lallemand's block. LaMarquis Thompson's defensive rebound. Without those things happening in the closing seconds of last Saturday's win at Texas...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    March 2, 2018

Rams seek long tournament ride

PORTALES — Like a roller coaster ride, Portales boys basketball has seen plenty of ups and downs this season, including a few sharp twists and turns. However, as the Rams embark on Class 4A State... Full story

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    March 1, 2018

ENMU women hope third time no different

PORTALES — A year ago, Eastern New Mexico University won 20 games and a share of the Lone Star Conference's regular season title. This year, things haven't quite gone as well as some had had hoped,...

 

Eastern's Burke making noise with bat

PORTALES — Shy and introverted off the field, Eastern New Mexico's Erikka Burke tends to play loudly on it. The 5-foot-6 senior first baseman for the Greyhound softball team is just four home runs a...

 

Rams cruise to district tourney title

PORTALES — Portales girls coach Wade Fraze expressed some concerned last week about his team having a 10-day layoff, heading into the District 4-4A championship game. On Friday night, however,...

 

ENMU track team hopes to make mark at LSC championships

PORTALES — The 2018 indoor track season has been a special one for Eastern New Mexico thus far, as the men's team recently climbed to 22nd in the national rankings - its highest indoor track...

 

PHS girls tennis team aims to contend

PORTALES — They've been there before, but now they want more. That unintended rhyme pretty much sums up this year's Portales girls tennis team, who happen to return everybody from last year - and...

 

Portales survives with 3-point barrage against Ruidoso

PORTALES — In a game reminiscent of a well-executed 3-point contest, the Rams' late-game long-range exploits gave them the last laugh in a 55-51 win over Ruidoso, in Tuesday night's 4A-District 4...

 

Greyhound seniors carry team to win over Cameron

PORTALES — Senior Day proved to be a special one for five Eastern New Mexico Greyhound women's basketball players on Saturday, as the 2017-18 senior class' final home game at Greyhound Arena resulte...

 

Hope Christian avoids upset, tops Portales boys 58-56

PORTALES — Close but no cigar. That's how the Rams felt after nearly pulling off a big upset in their regular season finale at Ram Athletic Center on Saturday night. However, their would-be...

 

Portales basketball capsule - Feb. 17

Hope Christian (17-8, 7-0) at Portales boys (14-10, 4-3) 5 p.m. On the air: KSEL 1450 AM Last time out: Hope lost to St. Pius Thursday, 74-73. Portales beat NMMI on Tuesday, 57-32. Last meeting: The...

 

ENMU women bounce back against Midwestern

PORTALES — A week certainly made a night-and-day difference for Eastern New Mexico women's basketball team, which returned home on Thursday night and poured it on Midwestern State 81-66 at...

 

ENMU basketball capsules, Feb. 15

Midwestern State at Eastern New Mexico Men 7:30 p.m. On the air: KSEL 105.9 FM Records: Midwestern State 9-16, 5-10. Eastern New Mexico. 10-13, 5-9. Last time out: The Mustangs lost to West Texas A...

 

Brotherly love (and war)

PORTALES — Strictly business. Brothers Devin and Devante Pullum will square-off for the second (and likely final) time in their collegiate careers, when Eastern New Mexico hosts the Midwestern...

 

Portales basketball preview capsules

BOYS Portales (13-10, 3-3) at NMMI (3-16, 0-7), 7 p.m. Last time out: The Rams held off Ruidoso, 60-51, on Friday night. The Colts lost to Moriarty on Friday, 47-27. Last meeting: Portales beat NMMI, 59-36, on Jan. 26. Notes: The Rams need the win...

 

Elida takes two from Clovis Christian

CLOVIS — It was the one that almost got away. That's what Elida boys basketball players and coaches were thinking as they left Clovis Christian's home gym on Saturday night. The Tigers had built up...

 

Portales girls cruise past Ruidoso

PORTALES - Less than a month ago, Portales girls basketball needed a strong second half to pull away from Ruidoso. On Friday night, the Rams put away the Warriors right from the get-go, 69-22. With...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    February 9, 2018

Potales basketball capsules - Feb. 9

Boys Ruidoso (13-9, 2-3) at Portales (12-10, 2-3), 7 p.m. On the air: KSEL 105.9 FM Last time out: The Warriors beat NMMI last Friday, 67-47. The Rams lost at Moriarty, 51-50, on Tuesday night. Last...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    February 9, 2018

Grady girls grab road win at Floyd

FLOYD — The Grady girls basketball team came into Thursday night's game against Floyd a little under-manned and needing a win to keep pace with other top-ranked teams in 1A girls basketball. The...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    February 8, 2018

Hounds have big haul on signing day

PORTALES — Coming off of a season in which they cracked the Top 25 for the first time since 2003 and finished 8-2, the Eastern New Mexico Greyhounds football team were looking to carry that...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    February 7, 2018

Aggies upend Hounds in home debut

PORTALES — A roller coaster afternoon resulted in disappointment for Eastern New Mexico on Tuesday, in the Greyhounds' baseball home-opener. The Hounds committed costly mistakes in the late stages...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    February 4, 2018

ENMU women tame Lions

PORTALES — Thirteen. That's a number that most consider to be unlucky, but for Eastern New Mexico's women's basketball team, that exact number proved to be the Greyhounds' friend in Saturday's...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    February 4, 2018

Greyhound men pull upset of No. 22 Lions

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico was expected to have a physical, "NFL-hitting" battle against Texas A&M-Commerce in Saturday's Lone Star Conference men's basketball showdown, according to Greyhounds...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    February 3, 2018

Portales girls easily handles Hope Christian

PORTALES — Rams girls basketball coach Wade Fraze had never beaten Hope Christian, and was uncertain as to if Portales High had ever beaten the Huskies, period. During Friday night's District 4-4A...

 

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