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.
After a highly-competitive weekend against No. 12 BYU and No. 8 Colorado State, the UTEP Miners will head back on the road as they round out non-conference play with the University of Denver Invitational.