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Blazers even series with Rhinos

Kole Hudson scored twice in the third period, including the game-winner, and the Oklahoma City Blazers earned their third victory over the El Paso Rhinos this season with a 5-4 win in the Events Center Saturday night.

Aggie Swim and Dive finishes second at WAC Championships

The New Mexico State swimming and diving finished strong Saturday and earned 539 points to capture runner-up honors at the 2015 Western Athletic Conference Swimming and Diving Championships at Palo Alto College.

NMSU Baseball gets first win under new Head Coach

New Mexico State baseball head coach Brian Green tallied his first-career win as a head coach as the Aggies defeated Incarnate Word, 8-7 in 12 innings of play at Presley Askew Field, Saturday, Feb. 28.

Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray speaks with NC9's Beau Bagley

The NFL's rushing champion paid a visit to El Paso Saturday. The Salvation Army in El Paso is brought running back DeMarco Murray to the "Heroes for the Homeless" luncheon held at the Centennial Club on Fort Bliss.

Cathedral wins soccer State Championship

Cathedral is top dog in TAPPS soccer as the Irish won the Division I State Championship Saturday. Cathedral beat Houston Awty 3-1 in Waco for their second soccer state championship in school history.

#4 Andress to face #5 Bel Air in Reg. Quarters in El Paso

You may have to look pretty far back in the archives to find a bigger game than the Region 1 Quarterfinals coming up next week between #4 Bel Air and #5 Andress boys.

Credit rating agency puts County Hospital District on 'watch'

The drama surrounding El Paso Children's Hospital is now affecting the credit rating of the El Paso County Hospital District.

Band needs your help finding Borderland woman dying of cancer

 A California cover band needs your help finding a mystery woman after they played a show in Las Cruces on January 24th at Hurricane Alley.

Band needs your help finding Borderland woman dying of cancer

 A California cover band needs your help finding a mystery woman after they played a show in Las Cruces on January 24th at Hurricane Alley.

Band needs your help finding Borderland woman dying of cancer

 A California cover band needs your help finding a mystery woman after they played a show in Las Cruces on January 24th at Hurricane Alley.

NMSU women win WAC Title outright

For the first time in 20 years the New Mexico State women’s basketball team stands alone atop a conference as the Aggies won the outright Western Athletic Conference regular-season championship on Saturday after handling Texas-Pan America

Miners blow 24-point lead, lose at Southern Miss

Southern Miss ended the game with a 35-8 run, erasing a 24-point deficit and stunning UTEP, 63-60, on Saturday night at Reed Green Coliseum.

Sen. Rodriguez hopes to improve dental health in Texas

A bill hoping to improve access to dental care in Texas was introduced this week in the State Senate. El Paso Senator Jose Rodriguez along with Sen. Kevin Eltife of Tyler introduced SB 787 on Wednesday.

Miners snap 11-game skid

The UTEP softball team fell to Bryant University, 7-4, but ended a 11-game losing streak after defeating Colorado State, 9-8, on day two at the Wildcat Invitational in Rita Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium.

Aggie softball finishes tournament unbeaten

The New Mexico State softball team finished 5-0 at the Alexis Park Resort Classic hosted by UNLV after two final-inning wins on Saturday, first versus Wisconsin, 8-7, on a walk-off home run, and then against DePaul, 8-6, after two runs in the f