Franklin senior named Subway High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Franklin High School senior wrestler Ivan Valenzuela, who was named this week's High School Student Athlete of the Week, presented by Subway.  Ivan went 5-0 at the State Duals tournament, helping the Cougars finish w

El Pasoan to get shot with FC Dallas

16-year old Alejandro Zendejas has played with the FC Dallas youth academy club team in El Paso, and now will join the major league soccer team's academy in Dallas.

Henry accepts job with Yankees

The Staten Island Yankees, a Short-Season A classification affiliate of the New York Yankees, have hired 33-year old Patrick Osborn as their manager, while also adding Butch Henry as their pitching coach, according to Staten Island Live.

Sources say Garrett has accepted extension

The Dallas Cowboys and head coach Jason Garrett are close to a long-term deal, and reports out of Dallas is that deal is done.

Cowboys record setting running back headed to El Paso

A Dallas Cowboy will be coming to El Paso in February.

NMSU swimming and diving returns to action at Idaho

The New Mexico State swimming and diving team returns to action with a dual meet Wednesday, Jan. 14 at Idaho. The Aggies are eager to return to the pool.

Buckeyes defeat the Ducks to earn national title

No AP, UPI, NFF or coaches polls needed.  Ohio State earned the national title the hard way, by defeating Alabama in the Sugar Bowl, then Oregon 42-20 Monday night at AT&T Stadium in Dallas to become college football's first true n

El Paso 6th grader ranked #1 in US for age bracket

El Pasoan Gianna Pielet won the Girl’s 12s Singles Winter National Championships in Tucson, Arizona on January 2 — one of the Highest Junior Achievement in American Tennis.

White House celebrates 2014 NBA Champion Spurs

The nation's top basketball fan welcomes the country's top team to the White House. The 2014 NBA champions, the San Antonio Spurs, gifted President Obama a "POTUS" jersey, and a signed ball. Mr.

Tuff Hedeman CBR returns to El Paso for 10th year

Bull Riding Icon, El Paso native, Tuff Hedeman, and Championship Bull Riding (CBR) will return to El Paso for the 10th year, Saturday, February 7th, 2015.

19 NMSU student athletes named to All-WAC team

A total of 19 New Mexico State student-athletes were named to the fall sports 2014 Academic All-WAC team on Thursday, Jan. 8 as announced by the Western Athletic Conference office.

UTEP freshman honored by C-USA for third time

For the third time this season, UTEP guard Lulu McKinney has been voted as the Conference USA Women’s Basketball Freshman of the Week.

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Countdown to kickoff: Oregon vs. Ohio State

The fans have arrived and the finishing touches are almost complete at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas ahead of tonight's College Football Playoff championship game.

Dez on reversed call: I had possession!

It is not the way the Dallas Cowboys had envisioned their season ending. A loss to Green Bay in Sunday's Divisional game, where a completion to Dez Bryant was reversed, possibly costing them a late go-ahead touchdown.