Emails from the former head of UNM Athletics show Paul Krebs admitting he made mistakes, and he wanted to protect donors. In emails obtained by the Albuquerque Journal and KOAT-TV Former UNM Athletics Director Paul Krebs admits he withheld information about UNM paying for donor’s expenses to a controversial overseas golf trip, where taxpayers picked up the tab for part of that trip. The emails were written this spring from Krebs to the acting president of UNM. One was a rough draft of Krebs’ letter of retirement, written from his university email address, which is public record. In the email Krebs used the word “mistakes” seven times.