The University of New Mexico is dropping...
The University of New Mexico is dropping two men’s and two women’s sports from its athletic program next fall to cut costs.
Gerald May, university president, announced that he had decided to drop men’s baseball and wrestling and women’s swimming and basketball.
May’s action will leave the university with 19 varsity sports next fall. There will be 11 men’s sports, with indoor and outdoor track counted as separate programs. Eight sports will be available for women.