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University of New Mexico moved its entire football program to Las Vegas because of COVID ban and its hotel bill is $70,000 a week



a group of baseball players standing on top of each other: New Mexico Lobos football players before a December 2016 game. Allan Dranberg/Icon Sportswire/Getty Images


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New Mexico Lobos football players before a December 2016 game. Allan Dranberg/Icon Sportswire/Getty Images

  • The University of New Mexico moved its football team to Nevada after state COVID-19 regulations kept them from playing in New Mexico.
  • About 140 members of the program are staying at a hotel outside of Las Vegas at the cost of $70,000 per week and playing at UNLV’s previous stadium.
  • The hotel has a makeshift weight room and study hall, and players wake up an hour early to practice before attending virtual classes.
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The University of New Mexico’s football team now resides in Henderson, Nevada.

With New Mexico’s government banning gatherings of more than five people due to the coronavirus pandemic and unwilling to make exceptions for sports, the Lobos packed up and moved to Nevada to play its season.

According to The Athletic’s Nicole

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East Carolina vs. Cincinnati College Football Betting Preview – Vegas Whispers Free Play

The time has come for fans around the country to start to give the No. 7 Cincinnati Bearcats some respect. Thus far, one of the biggest stars in the 2020 College season, who has failed to garner the attention he rightfully deserves, is Cincinnati dual-threat QB Desmond Ridder. The Junior signal-caller has thrown five touchdowns passes and added eight rushing scores over his past three games, including spearheading the school’s decisive 38-10 win over Houston last week.

Be sure to sign up for SI Fantasy PRO and receive real-time alerts for all Vegas Whispers plays! All SIPRO members are an amazing 12-1 (92%) on the mid-week NFL highlighted games! The information is currently 18-12 ATS on NCAA Football Plays so far in 2020, and all members will always get instant notifications as soon the play comes in, so sign up now to get that information!

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Florida at Georgia: College Football Betting Preview – Vegas Whispers Free Play

As the leaves begin to fall, the elite collegiate teams are rising to the top across the NCAA polls. The slate for college football this weekend will be fierce as 22 of the Top 25 teams in action and is subsequently offering bettors some premier matchups throughout the entire day and night.

Be sure to sign up for SI Fantasy PRO and receive real-time alerts for all Vegas Whispers plays! All SI PRO members are an amazing 11-1 (92%) on the mid-week NFL highlighted games! The information is currently 15-12 ATS on NCAA Football Plays so far in 2020 and all members will always get instant notifications as soon the play comes in, so sign up now to get that information!

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Let’s dive in and check out the Vegas Whispers FREE PLAY for this week!

#8 Florida vs. #5 Georgia

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Mobile preschools offer early education to underserved Las Vegas families

Pre-Kindergarten Mobile Classroom

Steve Marcus

Abigail runs through an obstacle course as teacher Aliy Bossert, left, watches outside a city of Las Vegas pre-kindergarten mobile classroom Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. The city uses the mobile pre-K classrooms to provide low-income preschoolers with a high-quality preschool experience.

The Strong Start Go Mobile Pre-K Academy on wheels doesn’t take preschoolers to outer space, but that doesn’t stop people from comparing it to the cartoon series, “The Magic School Bus.”

“Literally everyone I told about this job said, ‘You mean The Magic School Bus?’” said Alexandra Bossert, a preschool teacher who trained to drive a city-owned mobile classroom this week. 

Monday through Thursday, Bossert will drive the bus to a Las Vegas parking lot, unpack the classroom, teach children for a couple of hours and then pack up the classroom to drive to a second

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