No. 7 RiverHawks turn back Zias

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Clarence Plank Northeastern State, ranked seventh in NCAA Division II in the USA Today ESPN poll, used its stingy defense to turn back Eastern New Mexico University 55-45 on Saturday in a women’s Lone Star Conference crossover game at Greyhound Arena. The RiverHawks (8-0), holding teams to 47 points and 33 percent shooting coming in, [...]

RiverHawks outlast Hounds in overtime

Freedom New Mexico TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — Junior wide receiver Trey McVay caught a 30-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Kenny Davis on Northeastern State’s first play in overtime, giving the RiverHawks a 43-40 Lone Star Conference North victory on Saturday over Eastern New Mexico and at least a share of the division title. McVay caught three [...]

RiverHawks post soccer sweep over ENMU

Freedom New Mexico Josue Garcia scored the deciding goal in the 78th minute on Sunday, and Northeastern State edged Eastern New Mexico University 4-3 in Lone Star Conference men’s soccer at the ENMU pitch. The RiverHawks completed a sweep of the LSC doubleheader after edging ENMU 2-1 in overtime in the women’s matchup. Freshman midfielder [...]

RiverHawks complete sweep of ENMU

Freedom New Mexico TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — The Eastern New Mexico University baseball team put itself squarely behind the 8-ball in the race for a Lone Star Conference tournament berth. Northeastern State completed a devastating four-game sweep of the Hounds on Saturday, routing ENMU 11-0 and 12-1 behind three-hit pitching performances by Jason Travis (1-1) and [...]

RiverHawks top ENMU twice by run

Freedom New Mexico TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — Eastern New Mexico University’s baseball team saw leads of five runs in the first game and four in the second get away on Friday and the Greyhounds suffered damaging 8-7 and 7-6 Lone Star Conference baseball losses to Northeastern State. ENMU (21-24, 19-19 LSC) started the day in a [...]

RiverHawks get past Hounds

Freedom New Mexico TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — Junior guard Dominique Gaines had 20 points, six assists and five rebounds Saturday to lead Northeastern State to its sixth win in the last eight games, a 72-60 Lone Star Conference crossover victory over Eastern New Mexico University. Northeastern State (8-5) led all the way except for an early [...]

Hounds split with Riverhawks

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Eastern New Mexico University’s baseball team got off to a good start in Lone Star Conference play over the weekend. The Greyhounds fell short in their bid to make it a great start. Northeastern State shortstop Blake Neighbors hit a go-ahead, two-run single in the top of the ninth and the RiverHawks pulled out the [...]

Hounds take pair from RiverHawks

Freedom New Mexico Eastern New Mexico University put together rallies in both games Friday to sweep a pair of Lone Star Conference baseball games from Northeastern State at Greyhound Field. In the opener, ENMU (6-2 2-0 LSC) got a three-run triple from second baseman Chris Eaton in the sixth to rescue a 5-3 win over [...]

RiverHawks snap Hounds win streak

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By Dave Wagner, Freedom New Mexico PORTALES — Guard Aaron Arango hit 8-of-12 shots from 3-point range and scored 26 points Thursday night, lifting Northeastern State to a 71-58 Lone Star Conference men’s crossover victory over Eastern New Mexico University Thursday night at Greyhound Arena. Northeastern State (1-4), coming in averaging 57 points and shooting [...]

Greyhounds fall in overtime

Freedom New Mexico TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — Junior guard Ricky Branham hit a go-ahead 3-pointer early in overtime and Northeastern State pulled away for a 77-68 Lone Star Conference men’s crossover victory over Eastern New Mexico University Thursday night. The Greyhounds (2-6), losing their fifth game in a row, dug themselves out of a 17-point, first-half [...]