UNM’s Nelson out

Jeff Nelson’s stint as the UNM head coach is over. According to a press release from the UNM Athletic Department, the contract for Nelson will not be renewed, citing a need for change. Lobo AD Eddie Nuñez will start a new search in January 2019. “We appreciate Jeff’s dedication and 12 years of service in … Read more

Wallis headed to UTEP

Congrats go out to Ben Wallis for being selected to lead the UTEP Miners.  The only real surprise here is the amount of time it took for a major program to pick up him up. He’s got a tough road ahead of him, but if anyone can do it, he sure can. Read the story … Read more

Jordan adds Wallace…

…and it’s official. Courtesy of NM State Athletic Department. LAS CRUCES, N.M. – New Mexico State volleyball head coach Mike Jordan announced on Tuesday, Aug. 6, that he has added Ben Wallis to his staff as an assistant coach starting immediately.Wallis returns to NM State after coaching at the University of New Mexico for the past … Read more

Wallis an Aggie

Camp counselor and Cleveland head coach Ben Wallis directs the Capitan squad

After many months of speculation, former UNM assistant volleyball coach Ben Wallis has made New Mexico State University his latest stop. Wallis spent the last two seasons with the Lobos, where he helped amass a 34-28 record. Prior to his stint at UNM, he coached at the prep level, including Cleveland, where he lead the … Read more

Mike Jordan pens a letter

NMSU head coach pens a letter annually to the fans in a local rag. Here are his thoughts on this year’s team and progress so far. LAS CRUCES – Hi Aggie Fans! Well, we are a month into the season and what a ride it’s been so far. We are fortunate to have five great … Read more

Hendricks heads to Barry U.

Courtesy of Barry Sports Information Department MIAMI SHORES, Fla.—Former University of New Mexico assistant coach Steve Hendricks has been hired to take over the Barry University volleyball program, director of athletics Michael L. Covone announced on Friday. Hendricks takes over from Frederico Santos who returns to his alma mater, North Carolina-Asheville, after three years at … Read more

Hertel takes asst position at Radford

Chris Hertel, a volunteer coach at New Mexico State University, has taken a full-time assistant position at Radford. Hertel has been a consistent presence on the sideline for New Mexico State and the Diamondback Volleyball Club. Radford University, located in Radford, VA, is the home of the Radford Highlanders. The Highlanders finished their 2010 campaign 11-21 … Read more

NM State hires new assistant

Congrats to Keith Rubio for scoring the NM State assistant position. Rubio is the brother of University of Arizona head coach, David Rubio. Courtesy NMStateSports.com LAS CRUCES, N.M- Head coach Mike Jordan announced that Keith Rubio will be the next assistant coach for the New Mexico State volleyball team, Thursday, Feb. 17. “We’re really excited … Read more