Former West Las Vegas star lands dream job with UNM women’s basketball team
Vera Jo Bustos, shown playing for West Las Vegas in 2007, is the all-time leader in points, rebounds, steals and games started at the school. Bustos has been named the new video coordinator for the UNM’s women’s basketball team. New Mexican file photo
Posted: Saturday, June 14, 2014 10:05 pm
Updated: 4:20 pm, Mon Aug 18, 2014.
Vera Jo Bustos didn’t take the the easy Interstate 25 route from Las Vegas, N.M., to Albuquerque to be a University of New Mexico Lobo.
The former West Las Vegas basketball star spent time in Colorado and Greece before being named the new video coordinator for the UNM’s women’s basketball team on Friday. She replaces former Lobo player Jourdan Erskine, who was promoted to director of operations.
Saturday, June 14, 2014 10:05 pm.
Updated: 4:20 pm.