Sports

Updated: Boys and Girls HS Basketball playoff results and schedules

High School Boys Bi-District playoffs begin Monday but a pair of tie-breaker games decided seeding in El Paso on Friday. Below are the results and schedules. Girls 6A REGIONAL QUARTERFINALS

Mayfield coach named Sectional Coach of the Year

Mayfield High School girls basketball coach George Maya was selected as a 2014 Sectional Coach of the Year by the National Federation of State High School Associations.

Clint sophomore named Athlete of the Week!

This week's Student Athlete of the Week, presented by Subway, is Clint sophomore track and field athlete Isabel Herrera.  Isabel won the 300M Hurdles and the Long Jump last weekend at the El Dorado High School track and field meet at t

Only high-rollers get ringside seats for Mayweather-Pacquiao

The MGM Grand only wants high rollers sitting ringside for the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao bout on May 2, so tickets will only be available to customers that have a $250,000 line of credit with the casino.

UTEP ready to defend Indoor T&F title

The UTEP track and field team will look to have its best performance of the indoor campaign this week at the Conference USA Championships held at the Birmingham CrossPlex.

Rhinos to host charity 'head shaving' event

The El Paso Rhinos hockey team in El Paso, Texas, will host a St. Baldrick’s Foundation signature head-shaving event to raise funds and awareness for lifesaving childhood cancer research on Saturday, Feb. 28.

UTEP volleyball to kick off spring 'friendly' season

The UTEP volleyball team will travel to Albuquerque, N.M. on Saturday to scrimmage the New Mexico Lobos starting at 11 a.m. MT in the Johnson Center.

NMSU swimming and diving gears up for WAC Championships

The New Mexico State swimming and diving team returns to the pool Wednesday, Feb. 25 for the first day of the 2015 WAC Championships at Palo Alto College.

5th ranked Eagles advance to area round of playoffs

High School Boys Bi-District playoffs begin Monday but a pair of tie-breaker games decided seeding in El Paso on Friday. Below are the results and schedules. 6A BI-DISTRICT PLAYOFFS

Knights talk about second straight state championship

Hanks girls team won the 5A State Team Championship (Daniela Flores won Gold, Adrienne Holguin won Gold, Rebekah Cordova won Silver, Shania Villalba won Silver, Giselle Escobedo took 4th, and Ana Colon took 5th)

Freeman wins first WAC honor

New Mexico State women’s basketball forward Brianna Freeman has been dubbed the Western Athletic Conference Player of the Week by both the conference and College Sports Madness, both entities announced Monday.

UTEP Cheer hosts 7th Ultimate Cheerleading Championship

There was no shortage of "spirit" and "fight" Sunday at the Haskins Center as UTEP Cheer hosted over 700 youth cheerleaders from 35 teams across El Paso for the 7th annual Ultimate Cheerleading Championships.

NM State Softball Loses Heartbreaker to No. 19 Sun Devils

The New Mexico State softball team concluded play at the Diamond Devil Invitational on Sunday by falling to host and 19th-ranked Arizona State, 11-7, in a game that saw the Aggies come back from a three-run deficit in the final inning just to s

Rhinos clinch 1st round bye in playoffs

Kendal Craig and Marek Langhammer scored twice and the El Paso Rhinos swept the Dallas Snipers, winning 10-2 Sunday afternoon in front of a sold-out crowd of 1,837 at the Events Center.