Sports

UTEP Soccer Starts League Play

The UTEP soccer team will open its 10-game Conference USA slate by playing at Middle Tennessee (6 p.m. MT Friday) and at UAB (11 a.m. MT Sunday).

Bill Snyder says UTEP can cause issues for K-State

When UTEP takes the field at Bill Snyder Family Stadium Saturday to face #25 Kansas State they will be a 30 point underdog.

NMSU Men's Basketball Announces Staff Hires

The New Mexico State men’s basketball program announced today that they have bolstered their coaching staff with the hire of Tim Daniels and the promotions of Preston Laird and Bryan Mondragon

UTEP Continues Conference Play at Home

UTEP Volleyball returns to Memorial Gym with the season’s first full weekend of Conference USA matches. The Miners will face off against UNT on Friday at 7 p.m. (MT) and FAU on Sunday at 12 p.m.

NM State Opens WAC Play at UTPA

The New Mexico State soccer team heads to the state of Texas for its Western Athletic Conference opener at Texas Pan American. The match is scheduled for a 6 p.m. Saturday at the Edinburg Baseball Stadium.

Miners Set to Host Lori Fitzgerald Classic

The men’s and women’s cross-country team will host its first and only home meet of the 2014 campaign Friday afternoon at the Chamizal National Park. UTEP will be hosting New Mexico State University.

NM State Volleyball Begins WAC Play with Two Home Matches

The New Mexico State volleyball team (6-5) will begin defense of its back-to-back Western Athletic Conference titles this week as it begins conference play with two matches inside the Pan American Center.

Miners Travel to Albuquerque for William H. Tucker Invitational

Coming off a 12th-place finish at the Golfweek Conference Challenge, UTEP will head to Albuquerque for the 60th Annual William H. Tucker Invitational. The tournament will be held at the University of New Mexico Championship Course.

Tony Stewart won't face charges in Kevin Ward Jr.'s death

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart won't face charges in connection with the on-track death of sprint car racer Kevin Ward Jr., a New York district attorney announced Wednesday.

Girl plays on Texas middle school football team

One East Texas teen is proving football isn't just for boys. Marlena Hamilton introduces us to a girl with so much grit she earned a spot on her middle school's football team as a linebacker.

UTEP football excelling so far thanks to Offensive Line

The UTEP football team has defeated both regional rivals, New Mexico State and New Mexico, to improve to 2-1 so far this season.  Their rushing game has been a point of emphasis thanks in part to Aaron Jones, Nathan Jeffrey, Autrey Golden,

Kaerwer says goodbye to Underwood Golf Course

Bobby Kaerwer has been behind the desk at the Underwood Golf Course for over 43 years... and today, he retired as head golf pro at the Fort Bliss facility.

'Girls Golf' to take place this weekend at Ascarate

The Girls Golf LPGA*USGA Program will resume this weekend. If you would like to join there is always room for more. To join go to Girlsgolf.org and look for the El Paso location.

NMSU football to face #18 LSU in Baton Rouge

The New Mexico State football team heads to Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Sept. 27 to face off against No. 17/18 Louisiana State (LSU).

More C-USA honors for UTEP runners

Anthony Rotich and Joan Jepkirui earned recognition from Conference USA for their performance last week at the Kachina Classic. Rotich and Jepkirui were named the C-USA cross country Athletes of the Week.