Lobos climb to No. 10 in final polls

Posted at: 03/18/2013 4:28 PM
By: Steve Mieczkowski, KOB.com

The New Mexico Lobos men's basketball team moved up to No. 10 in the final AP Top 25 and USA Today Coaches Polls released Monday.

The Lobos (29-5, 13-3 Mountain West) will be playing in the upcoming NCAA tournament as a number three seed in the West Region following Saturday's 63-56 win over UNLV in the Mountain West Conference tournament's championship game.

UNM will face No. 14 seed Harvard (19-9) from the Ivy League Thursday night in Salt Lake City, UT. Tip-off begins at 7:50 p.m. MT.