Sports

Andy Powers Performance Baseball Presents PitchFest 2015

The first annual PitchFest is set for January 9-11, 2015, and will be hosted by Andy Powers Performance Baseball, LLC.

Miners prep for C-USA Preseason favorite Thursday

UTEP (10-4, 2-0 C-USA) will face preseason Conference USA favorite Louisiana Tech (10-4, 1-0 C-USA) on Thursday at the Don Haskins Center. It is the Miners’ league home opener. -

Jim Paul candidate for baseball honor

One of El Paso’s baseball pioneers could soon become a living legend.  Jim Paul is one of 50 candidates for Baseball Reliquary’s ‘Shrine of the Eternals.’

NMSU junior named WAC Diver of the Week

New Mexico State’s Lauren Reifel has been named the Western Athletic Conference Women’s Diver of the Week, respectively, for December 29 - January 4.

Coronado grad's commercial could air during Super Bowl

Who doesn't love a little kid with a lemonade stand? David Horowitz produced a commercial centered around a little girl's lemonade stand for the 2015 Doritos' Crash the Super Bowl contest.

NMSU set to host NM Highlands Tuesday

The New Mexico State Aggies (7-9) play the sixth of a seven-game homestand as they host their final non-conference contest against New Mexico Highlands Tuesday night at 7 p.m. in the Pan American Center.

NMSU freshman earns weekly national award

Freshman Pascal Siakam has been named College Sports Madness WAC Men’s Basketball Player of the week. Siakam averaged 17.5 points and eight rebounds to in wins over Texas Southern and UC Irvine.

Romo rallies Cowboys over Lions in NFC Wildcard Playoffs

HOW 'BOUT THEM COWBOYS! Dallas pulled off the come-from-behind, 24-20 victory in a close game with the Detroit Lions to advance to the next round of the Playoffs Sunday.

Gari’s First Career Double-Double Propels UTEP Past Rice, 54-51

Junior Irene Gari registered her first career double-double (15 points, 11 rebounds), and the UTEP women’s basketball team held on for a hard-fought 54-51 win against Rice at the Don Haskins Center Sunday afternoon.

UTEP Sweeps Texas Two-Step With 66-57 Win Over Rice

Vince Hunter recorded his ninth double-double of the season with 15 points and 10 rebounds, as UTEP survived a late rally by Rice to win 66-57 at Tudor Fieldhouse on Sunday afternoon.

ESPN's Stuart Scott dies after a lengthy cancer battle

 If you don't know who Stuart Scott was, those who do will likely point you to one particular speech to share w

Baker buries Anteaters

Sophomore Ian Baker buried a 3-pointer from the left elbow with five second to play to lead New Mexico State to a 70-67 victory over UC Irvine Saturday night at the Pan American Center.

El Paso native Shawn Jordan wins by TKO at UFC 182

Shawn Jordan is a Riverside HS grad and won a National Championship under Nick Saban as a fullback at LSU but he's making quite a career in Mixed Martial Arts.

Aggie women close nonconference with Northern NM

After a three-game road swing, the New Mexico State women’s basketball team (6-6) returns to the Pan American Center, where it has won four games in a row, to meet Northern New Mexico (9-7) on Sunday at 2 p.m.

UTEP Rallies Past North Texas For Third Straight Win

Sparkle Taylor (17 points) and Cameasha Turner (13 points) helped the UTEP women’s basketball team rally past North Texas, 60-58, in the Conference USA opener for both squads at the Don Haskins Center Friday evening.