New Mexico Futures: Odds to Win the College Basketball National Championship

Posted on March 15, 2023

Bookmakers currently list the New Mexico Lobos (22-11) as a potential contender to take home the 2022-23 College Basketball National Championship (+50000 odds, 24th-best in college basketball). They next hit the court at home against the Utah Valley Wolverines on Wednesday, March 15 at 10:00 PM ET.

In the MWC, the Lobos have +1100 moneyline odds of winning the conference’s postseason tournament.

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New Mexico Futures: Odds to Win the National Championship

Odds NCAA Rank Payout
+50000 24th Bet $100 to win $50000
  • The Lobos, based on their national championship odds (+50000), rank much higher (24th-best in college basketball) than they do in our computer ranking (42nd).
  • Looking at their most recent odds (+50000), the Lobos sport a 0.2% chance of winning the national championship.

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New Mexico NCAA Tournament Resume

  • The Lobos took down the No. 18 San Diego State Aztecs in a 76-67 win on January 14, which was their signature win of the season.
  • New Mexico has played three games against Top 25 teams, bringing home wins in two of them.
  • Based on the RPI, the Lobos have three wins over Quadrant 1 teams, tied for the 51st-most in Division 1.
  • Against Quadrant 3 teams (based on the RPI), the Lobos are 9-4 (.692%) — tied for the 18th-most victories.
  • The Lobos face the 68th-ranked schedule in college basketball, based on our predictions.
  • UNM’s remaining schedule includes one opponent above .500 and none with a poorer record than its own.

Top New Mexico Performers

  • Jaelen House: 17.0 PTS, 2.6 STL, 43.6 FG%, 37.9 3PT% (55-for-145)
  • Morris Udeze: 16.4 PTS, 9.3 REB, 61.2 FG%
  • Jamal Mashburn Jr.: 19.5 PTS, 43.7 FG%, 38.3 3PT% (46-for-120)
  • Josiah Allick: 8.4 PTS, 7.3 REB, 55.6 FG%, 16.2 3PT% (6-for-37)
  • Donovan Dent: 5.5 PTS, 50.4 FG%, 21.1 3PT% (4-for-19)

New Mexico’s Upcoming Schedule

Date Opponent H/A Time (ET)
Wed, Mar 15 Utah Valley H 10:00 PM

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