The University has branch campuses in Gallup , Los Alamos , Taos and Valencia County, plus UNM West, an extension campus in Rio Rancho. UNM offers bachelor and graduate degree completion programs throughout the statevia Extended Learning and has education centers located at the four branch campus locations as well as in Santa Fe, Farmington, and at Kirtland Air Force Base. UNM's libraries, museums, galleries and performance spaces are a rich cultural resources for the state. Home to the Lobos and contenders in the Mountain West Conference, UNM athletics draw fans from all over. The University Arena or “The Pit” is one of college basketball's most famous and recognizable buildings. In fact, The Pit was ranked 8th by USA Today as one of the best arenas to watch college basketball.