The UTEP football team is headed to the ninth annual Gildan New Mexico Bowl. The Miners (7-5, 5-3 C-USA) will face Utah State (9-4, 6-2 MWC) on Saturday, Dec. 20 at 12:20 p.m. at University Stadium in Albuquerque.
New Mexico State guard Sasha Weber has been named the Western Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week by the conference and by College Sports Madness, both entities announced on Monday.
Normally on Sunday’s a few dozen families would be gathering for church service at the Faith Assembly of God, on Turner Road, in Far East El Paso.
Instead they held services at the homes of its members.
There were two numbers the New Mexico State women’s basketball team had etched in its mind before its meeting with I-25 rival New Mexico, seven and 12, the number of years and games respectively since the Aggies last defeated the Lobos.
UTEP (4-3) faces an unbeaten team for the fourth time in five games when it hosts Incarnate Word (5-0) on Monday at 7 p.m. in the Don Haskins Center.
It marks the first meeting between the Miners and the Cardinals.