Lobos move up in the polls

Posted at: 11/18/2013 6:32 PM
By: J.P. Murrieta, KOB Eyewitness Sports 4

UNM head coach Craig Neal has his team in the Top 20
UNM head coach Craig Neal has his team in the Top 20

The University of New Mexico men's basketball team moved up in both the Associated Press Top 25 and the USA Today Coaches' rankings.  The Lobos are 19th in this week's AP Poll and 20th in the USA Today rankings.

UNM (2-0) is coming off a win over Charleston Southern.  The Lobos will face UAB in the Charleston Classic on Thursday.

Michigan State is number one in both polls this week.  UNM opponents Kansas (#2) and Marquette (#25) are also ranked in the top 25 in the AP poll.