Sports

UTEP tennis heads to Albuquerque

After an opening season win over Buffalo, the UTEP women’s tennis team will take on New Mexico on Feb. 7 (11 a.m. MT) and Grand Canyon on Feb. 8 (10 a.m.). Both matches will be played in Albuquerque.

Aggies need overtime to defeat Cougars, 69-61

The New Mexico State Aggies went on a 12-4 run in overtime to maintain their one-game lead in the Western Athletic Conference with a 69-61 victory at Chicago State.

NMSU women pull away to win 10th in a row

The New Mexico State women’s basketball team has now won 10-straight games and 14 of its last 15 games after defeating Chicago State, 70-53, inside the Pan American Center on Thursday night in front of the largest crowd at home this seaso

Miners lose 6th straight in loss to FAU

Irene Gari posted her second double-double (13 points, career-high tying 12 rebounds) this year while Sparkle Taylor added 18 points but visiting Florida Atlantic was able to derail UTEP, 68-63, at the Don Haskins Center Thursday evening.

Miners burrow the Owls in Florida

Vince Hunter scored 17 of his 22 points in the second half, and Cedrick Lang added a season-high 16 as UTEP dominated inside during the second half of a 63-56 win at Florida Atlantic on Thursday.

Aggies split on day one of Hotel Encanto Tournament

The New Mexico State softball team lost game one 5-3 to Texas Tech and hammered out an 8-0 six-inning win in the second game of the day versus Montana, Thursday, Feb.

NMSU Track & Field heads back to Albuquerque

The New Mexico State track and field team travels to Albuquerque, N.M. to compete at the two-day University of New Mexico Collegiate Classic Friday and Saturday.

Miners embark on Florida two-game roadtrip

Winners of consecutive games, the UTEP Miners (14-7, 6-3 C-USA) hope to regain their road mojo as they begin the second half of the Conference USA schedule in the Sunshine State this week.

NMSU men hit the road with WAC lead

The New Mexico State Aggies (13-10, 5-1) hit the road for the WAC’s Midwest swing, starting with a trip to Chicago State Thursday at 6 p.m. MST.

UTEP women look to rebound at home

UTEP (8-10, 3-6 C-USA) will look to regain its winning ways when it plays host to Florida Atlantic (10-9, 4-4 C-USA) in the first of two league home contests this week. Also set to pay a visit to the Don Haskins Center is FIU for a 2 p.m.

NMSU women's basketball looks to extend winning streak

The New Mexico State women’s basketball team will look to move its nine-game winning streak to double-figures with a couple of home matchups this week inside the Pan American Center.

UTEP Track & Field heads to Texas A&M

The UTEP track and field team will travel east to College Station, Texas, to compete in the two-day Texas A&M Invitational this Friday and Saturday.

NMSU announces change of flagship radio station

The New Mexico State University Athletic Department and Adams Radio Group of Las Cruces announce a change of stations for the network’s flagship in Las Cruces.

UTEP softball to open season in Tempe

The UTEP softball team will open the 2015 season against Virginia of the Atlantic Coast Conference on Feb. 6 at the Kajikawa Classic hosted by Arizona State in Tempe. First pitch is slated for 9 a.m. MT.

NMSU to host Hotel Encanto softball tournament

The New Mexico State softball team begins the 2015 season by hosting the Hotel Encanto Invitational, which begins Thursday and runs through Sunday.