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El Paso Chihuahuas Chico to Make Eastside Fire Station Appearance Saturday

Chico, the Chihuahuas mascot, will collect toys for “Paws for Presents” benefiting the Child Crisis Center at El Paso Fire Station No. 20 located at 8301 Edgemere on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 1-2 p.m.

Boxer Antonio Escalante arrested for suspicion of DWI, again

Boxer Antonio Escalante, Jr. Has been arrested for suspicion of DWI for the fourth time this year. The latest arrest came Wednesday at the same convenience store as his first DWI arrest in February.

UTEP football player on Capital One Academic All-America team

Wesley Miller was named to the Capital One Academic All-America second team on Thursday.

UTEP Misses Final Shot

J.J. Avila had a big second half with 11 points and eight rebounds, and Colorado State dominated UTEP on the boards to remain undefeated with a 65-62 win on Wednesday night at Moby Arena.

Aggies Lose to Lobos

Senior Remi Barry scored a team-high 13 points on 4-of-7 shooting from the field, however, it wasn’t e

Aggies Face ENMU Thursday, Rival UNM Sunday

The New Mexico State women’s basketball team (0-5) continues its six-game homestand by welcoming Eastern New Mexico and New Mexico to Las Cruces this week.

Mayors Make Friendly Wager on State H.S. Football Championship Game

Las Cruces Mayor Ken Miyagishima and Rio Rancho Mayor Gregg Hull have agreed to a friendly wager regarding the upcoming New Mexico High School 6A Football Championship Game between the Mayfield Trojans and the Rio Rancho Rams.

UTEP Soccer Places Two On All-Region Team

UTEP soccer senior Hannah Asuchak (second team) and sophomore Aleah Davis (third team) have been voted to the 2014 NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division I Women’s All-Central Region Team, the organization revealed Wednesday.

Tickets Going Fast for UTEP-Arizona Basketball Game

Tickets are still available for the UTEP basketball team’s matchup with Arizona on Friday, Dec. 19 at the Haskins Center, but the game is expected to sell out and fans are encouraged to lock in their seats now.

Former Franklin QB receives prestigious award

Former Franklin quarterback Baylor Romney finally received his award from Week 10 of the high school football season, the Built Ford Tough Texas High School Player of the Week, after accounting for 602 yards and five touchdowns in a win over El

Miners overwhelm Eastern NM, 84-49

Sophomore Sparkle Taylor posted her first career double-double (25 points, 10 rebounds) while junior Cameasha Turner achieved the feat (15 points, 11 rebounds) for the second time in a UTEP uniform to help the Miners (3-2) roll over Eastern New

Aggies to face I-25 rival Lobos Wednesday

The New Mexico State men (3-4) face Rivalry Week as they travel to Albuquerque for the Rio Grande Rivalry, the Battle of I-25, against the New Mexico Lobos. Tip-off is at 7 p.m. in The Pit.

Eagles QB named Wing Stop NC9 Player of the Week

Canutillo High School football quarterback Javier Gomez was named this week's Newschannel 9 Player of the Week, sponsored by Wing Stop.  Javier had 1345 yards passing with 16 touchdowns this season for the 13-1 Eagles, while he has add

Trojans prep for Rio Rancho in State Title game

The Mayfield Trojans prepare for the Rio Rancho Rams in the 6A State Championship game.  This is Mayfield's second consecutive state title game appearance, while this is the first in Rio Rancho school history. 

NMSU women's golf signs two recruits

New Mexico State women’s golf head coach Jackie Booth recently announced that two student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to attend and play for NM State starting next fall.