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NMSU Aggies

Aggies defensive coordinator Larry Coyer runs a drill during a football practice at the New Mexico State 

Andres Leighton for the Albuquerque Journal

Aggies will rely on young defenders

LAS CRUCES – If you’re looking for experience on the New Mexico State University football te …

New Mexico State's Sim Bhullar (2) shoots against UT Arlington's Jordan Reves (55) during the first half of a Western Athletic Conference tournament championship NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, March 16, 2013 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Bhullar signs with NBA’s Sacramento Kings

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — New Mexico State’s Sim Bhullar became the first player of Indian descent to sign a contract with an NBA team Friday, inking a deal to join the Sacramento Kings in training camp.

Former New Mexico State football coach DeWayne Walker, left, is one of three head football coaches McKinley Boston, right, has hired in his nine-year tenure as athletic director at New Mexico State University. (Greg Sorber/Albuquerque Journal)

NMSU AD seeks stability

LAS CRUCES – McKinley Boston’s future as athletics director at New Mexico State University has returned to where it was at this time last year – murky, undefined and in limbo.