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Suddenly, Utes are welcome in these parts

Updated: March 24, 2006, 6:11 PM ET
Associated Press

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- When coach Elaine Elliott brings her Utah team to New Mexico, the Utes are usually targeted by fans howling in support of the rival Lobos.

Well, blame it on those dusty springtime winds, but something strange is happening in the Duke City. The Utes -- Mountain West Conference rivals with New Mexico -- are looking like a fan favorite in the NCAA tournament's regional semifinals.

"We've had some nice e-mails coming in to our program from their fans, just ...

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