July 12, 2012
Colorado Springs, Colo. --- The Mountain West has released kickoff times for all conference and MW non-conference home games, and the Lobos will play all six home games in the sunshine, as UNM has six home day games. Overall, the Lobos now have 11 games times in the books, with only games at Texas Tech and Texas yet to have a kick-off time determined.
The Lobos will play their season opener, and the first game under head coach Bob Davie, against Southern at 3 p.m. The next two home games, against Boise State in the conference opener, and Texas State for Homecoming, will both start at 4 p.m. The final three home games, against Fresno State, Wyoming, and Nevada, will all start at 1:30 p.m. Those games are on October 27, November 10, and November 17, giving the Lobos three late season games in the sunshine.
Road times were also announced for games at Hawai'i (10 p.m. Mountain Time), Air Force (5 p.m.), UNLV (2 p.m.) and Colorado State (5 p.m.). UNM's Rio Grande Rivalry game with New Mexico State had been previously announced by the Aggies as a 6 p.m. start.
Television information will be announced by the conference once all details have been finalized.