Coming off a 12th-place finish at the Golfweek Conference Challenge, UTEP will head to Albuquerque for the 60th Annual William H. Tucker Invitational. The tournament will be held at the University of New Mexico Championship Course.
The UTEP football team has defeated both regional rivals, New Mexico State and New Mexico, to improve to 2-1 so far this season. Their rushing game has been a point of emphasis thanks in part to Aaron Jones, Nathan Jeffrey, Autrey Golden,
Anthony Rotich and Joan Jepkirui earned recognition from Conference USA for their performance last week at the Kachina Classic. Rotich and Jepkirui were named the C-USA cross country Athletes of the Week.
Jason Rabedeaux, who followed Hall of Famer Don Haskins as UTEP’s basketball head coach and was the Sporting News and Houston Chronicle Western Athletic Conference Coach of the Year in 2001, has passed away.