Monday November 17, 2008(Update 4 - Breaking News)
New Mexico: Rocky Long has just announced that he is stepping down as head coach at New Mexico. "Coach Long's decision to step down was unexpected," said UNM Vice President for Athletics Paul Krebs. "We can't say enough about the accomplishments and contributions that Rocky has made to the University of New Mexico. He is arguably the most successful coach in the history of Lobo football. Because of Rocky's passion and devotion to his alma mater, the program has been elevated and we are optimistic about the future."