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This week in NMSU Athletics

The New Mexico State athletics department has plenty of activities for Aggie fans to follow during the week of November 17-23. Fans can get all their Aggie information online at www.NMStateSports.com.

UTEP sophomore named C-USA Player of the Week

UTEP sophomore forward Vince Hunter was selected the season’s first Conference USA Player of the Week on Monday after leading the Miners to a victory over a Pac-12 opponent.

UTEP Women Falls Short At SMU, 63-59

UTEP junior Cameasha Turner eclipsed 20 points for the second straight game but an off shooting night and a big discrepancy on the boards loomed large in a 63-59 setback at SMU Sunday afternoon.

NMSU to meet St. Mary's in ESPN's Midnight Madness

The New Mexico State Aggies (0-1) continue their season-opening road swing on Tuesday morning in the ESPN 24-Hour Tip-off Marathon as they face the Saint Mary’s Gaels (1-0) at McKeon Pavilion. Tipoff is set for 1 a.m. (MT).

Aggies softball signs six, one from Centennial

New Mexico State softball team head coach Kathy Rodolph announced the signing of six high school players to National Letters of Intent to play softball for the Aggies beginning next season.

Miners improve to 6-4 with big win over North Texas

Nathan Jeffery rushed for three first-half touchdowns, as UTEP built a four-touchdown cushion at the break and cruised to a 35-17 rout of North Texas on Saturday night in the Sun Bowl.

Miners drop final C-USA match to North Texas

The UTEP volleyball team dropped its last Conference USA match of the regular season to North Texas, 3-0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-14) on Saturday afternoon. The Miners conclude conference play 4-12 and 6-21 overall.

Aggies fall to 2nd seed at WAC Tournament

The New Mexico State volleyball team lost for the second time this season to Missouri-Kansas City after falling in four sets, 25-11, 25-20, 23-25, 25-12, on Saturday afternoon to the Kangaroos.

UTEP women to meet old rival SMU Sunday

UTEP will play for the second time in three days by locking up with former league rival SMU on the road inside Moody Coliseum at 1 p.m. MST Sunday.

Aggie men 15th, women 18th at NCAA Regional

New Mexico State finished its 2014 cross country season Friday with the men coming in at 15th overall and the women placing 18th overall after competing at the NCAA Mountain Regional at the University North Golf Course.

New Mexico and Texas Football playoff schedules

Friday, November 21 5A Area Round 5:30pm: Canutillo vs Lake View at Fort Stockton High School

Miners pick up season opening win vs Washington State

Vince Hunter scored 14 points and snared a career-high 16 rebounds, and UTEP held Washington State to 35 percent shooting in a 65-52 season-opening win on Friday night in the Don Haskins Center.

Applebee's NC9 Overtime: Del Valle wins thriller!

Applebee's NC9 Overtime: Del Valle wins a thriller over Chapin at Conquest Stadium, tune in for the highlights!

Applebee's NC9 Overtime: Black Knights advance!

Applebee's NC9 Overtime:  Oñate advances in the New Mexico state playoffs, plus Eastlake vs Bowie, Americas vs Lubbock Monterey, plus Clint vs Levelland, Fabens vs Seminole and Mountain View vs Lubbock Estacado ... tune in!

Applebee's NC9 Overtime: Del Valle coach live on NC9 OT!

Applebee's NC9 Overtime: Tune in for Del Valle head coach Jesse Perales on live to talk about the win over Chapin, plus Thursday's recap and a look at the 5A Area Round schedules... tune in!