Sports

Miners cruise in C-USA opening win at North Texas

Earvin Morris scored a season-high 22 points and added six steals as UTEP won its Conference USA opener for the eighth time in 10 years with an 85-71 triumph at North Texas on Friday night.

Aggie junior leads NMSU at Arizona meet

Junior Lauren Reifel earned runner-up honors in the 1-meter and 3-meter dives Friday afternoon at a frigid Arizona dual meet.

NMSU coach to speak at ABCA National Convention

New Mexico State head baseball coach Brian Green will step up on stage to speak at the American Baseball Coaches Association National Convention in from of a few thousand coaches from around the country teaching on his offensive approach, Sunda

Something green, something yellow: Oregon fans wed at Rose Bowl

Two obsessed Oregon Ducks football fans plunged into the end zone of holy matrimony in front of the Rose Bowl Thursday morning.

Oregon, Ohio State to meet in College Football Playoff Championship

The matchup in the title game of the new college football playoff system likely wouldn't have happened in past years.

UC Irvine to face NM State

The New Mexico State Aggies (6-9) play the fifth of a seven-game homestand as they host UC Irvine Saturday night at 7 p.m. in the Pan American Center.

UTEP Women open C-USA play Friday at home

UTEP (5-4) will tip off its 18-game Conference USA slate by playing host to North Texas (1-10) at 7 p.m. MST Friday. It marks the first time since 2010-11 that the Miners are opening up league play at home.

Miners Leave For Denton

For the third time in four years, the UTEP basketball team will tip-off the Conference USA schedule away from home when it plays at North Texas on Friday at 6 p.m. MT. The game will be televised on the American Sports Network.

NMSU comes back from deficit to earn win vs Texas Southern

Sophomore Ian Baker slashed to the basket and laid it in with 2.2 seconds remaining in the second half to propel New Mexico State past Texas Southern 54-52 Tuesday evening at the Pan American Center.

Miners beat Sul Ross State in exhibition

The UTEP Miners defeated Sul Ross State 84-72 Tuesday night at the Haskins Center, but it was a good thing this was an exhibition.  The Miners have a lot of kinks to work on before Conference USA play begins Friday at North Texas.

Aggie offensive coordinator leaves for head coaching job

New Mexico State football Head Coach Doug Martin announced on Tuesday, Dec. 30 that offensive coordinator Gregg Brandon has accepted an offer from Colorado School of Mines to become the head coach.

Suh wins appeal, will play vs Cowboys

It looks like Detroit will have their best pass rusher back on the field Sunday vs the Dallas Cowboys.  Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh had his one-game suspension overturned by appeals officer Ted Cottrell on Tuesday, a day after the

Mustangs guard named Wing Stop Player of the Week

Burges High School junior guard Becca Cardenas is this week's Wing Stop player of the week.  Becca is averaging 11 PPG, 2.4 assists and 4.9 steals per game, helping Burges to a state ranking of #15 in class 5A.  Burges is 14-4 ove

Aggie women move to five hundred after win in Utah

After starting the season 0-5, the New Mexico State women’s basketball team has had an outstanding month of December and now get to .500 for the first time this season after defeating Southern Utah, 81-64, on Monday afternoon.

Hunter captues fourth C-USA honor

For the fourth time in seven weeks, UTEP sophomore forward Vince Hunter was appointed the Conference USA Player of the Week on Monday.