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Holly Holm emotional during hall of fame speech

48 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Holly Holm was officially inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame on Sunday. During her speech, Holm became emotional when thanking those who supported her during her prestigious career.

Bob Talamini, member of Jets’ Super Bowl team, dies at 83

62 Views  Â Bob Talamini, an offensive lineman on the New York Jets’ Super Bowl-winning team in 1969 after eight seasons with the Houston Oilers, died May 30. He was 83. Citing his family, the Jets announced Talamini’s death on their website Saturday night. No cause of death was provided, but

Isotopes split series to Sacramento River Cats 3-3

123 Views  Â The Albuquerque Isotopes split their home series against the Sacramento River Cats 3-3. The series went from Tuesday, April 26 to Sunday, May 1. The Isotopes are now 10-14 and fourth in the Pacific Coast League East.

NM native set to make professional boxing debut

109 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Kat Lindenmuth may only be 5 feet and 1 inch tall, but she packs a mean punch. “I’ve been boxing for almost 17 years,” Lindenmuth said. However, her road to professional boxing didn’t come without adversity.

Andrea Howard sets new UNM Softball career home run record on Sunday

40 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Unversity of New Mexico softball team did not have the best weekend, as they lost three straight games to Utah State. However, the weekend was capped off with some good news, as senior Andrea Howard hit her 40th career home run.

UNM Women’s Basketball wins WNIT 2nd round game, 73-69

127 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – For the third time in program history UNM Women’s Basketball is headed to the WNIT Sweet 16. The Lobos won their 2nd round match on Sunday inside The Pit. It was a tight battled down the stretch with the University of San Diego, but UNM

NMSU Aggies Fall to the Arkansas Razorbacks 53-48 in NCAA Tournament

46 Views  Â BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Au’Diese Toney’s fast-break dunk capped the decisive run with about six minutes left and launched fourth-seeded Arkansas to the Sweet 16 for a second consecutive year following a 53-48 win over No. 12 seed New Mexico State. JD Notae scored 18 points before fouling out with 1:22

Snowboarder, skier die in avalanches in Rocky Mountains

100 Views  Â OPHIR, Colo. (AP) — A skier and a snowboarder died in recent avalanches in the Rocky Mountains, officials said. A man from Telluride, Colorado, was found buried in about 6 feet (2 meters) of snow near Lizard Head Pass Thursday afternoon after the crew in a heli-skiing helicopter spotted

NMAA state basketball brackets released

230 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – State tournament brackets have been released for New Mexico High School Basketball. First and second-round games will be played at the higher seeds gym, while semifinals will either be played at Bernalillo High School, the Rio Rancho Events Center, or the Pit. State Championship games will