Sports

NMSU trainer named region's best by Trainers' Association

The Rocky Mountain Athletic Trainers’ Association (RMATA) awarded its 2014 Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer designation to NM State’s Mike O’Larey.

NMSU football to host Spring Game Saturday

The New Mexico State football team closes out its second spring under head coach Doug Martin with the annual spring game, on Saturday, April 19 at 6:00 p.m. in Aggie Memorial Stadium.

UTEP football camp registration is open

Registration is now open for the 2014 UTEP Football Camps. Participants will get the opportunity to learn fundamentals and work on technique from head coach Sean Kugler and his staff.

Chihuahuas fall in first game in Albuquerque, 11-6

The Albuquerque Isotopes hit four home runs on their way to an 11-6 victory over the El Paso Chihuahuas Tuesday night in Albuquerque.

Rhinos hope for another title at the National Championships

The El Paso Rhinos stormed through the Thorne Cup playoffs last week in El Paso, winning the cup by defeating their opponents...

Boy Named Lou wins $50,000 Getaway Stakes

Boy Named Lou picked a lucrative time to break his maiden by unleashing a wire to wire score in the $50,000 Getaway Stakes racing 870 yards at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino on closing day Tuesday.

NMSU freshman golfer named WAC golfer of the week

New Mexico State freshman golfer Camille Orito has been named the WAC Women’s Golfer of the Week for the week of April 7-13, the conference announced Tuesday.

Chihuahuas add pitcher to the DL, bring up player from San Antonio

RHP Burch Smith placed on the 7-day DL.  RHP Matt Branham transferred from Double-A San Antonio to Triple-A El Paso

Rotich named Conference USA athlete of the week

Two-time National Champion Anthony Rotich was named Conference USA’s Male Athlete of the Week on Tuesday.

Thornton invited to Washington Mystics training camp

UTEP women’s basketball senior forward Kayla Thornton has been invited to the WNBA’s Washington Mystics training camp.

UTEP tennis heads to Conference USA Championships

The UTEP women’s tennis team will travel to Norfolk, Va. to battle UAB at the 2014 Conference USA Women’s Tennis Championship April 16-20.

Scorpions rugby headed to the playoffs

The El Paso Scorpions have a huge week coming up. After a rough and hard fought second half of the season, the Scorpions have made playoffs.

Chihuahuas tie series with 5-3 win

The El Paso Chihuahuas scored four runs in the fourth inning against former Major League All-Star Randy Wolf in their 5-3 win over the Reno Aces Monday night in Tucson.

UTEP celebrates Track & Field history with Vandeburg, Beamon

The man credited with turning the UTEP track & field program into a national power, Wayne Vandeburg served as the head coach of the men's track & field team from 1967-72.

San Francisco 49er Aldon Smith's false bomb threat arrest is 3rd since 2012

Before the 2011 NFL draft, a scouting report on University of Missouri junior defensive end Aldon Smith said the star defender "has some past experience with getting into trouble and is a higher-than-average risk for this sort of behavior.