UTEP quarterback announces transfer to Texas State

UTEP sophomore quarterback Blaire Sullivan announced via twitter that he is transfering from the Miners football program to Texas State, just 51 miles from his hometown of San Antonio, Texas.

UTEP SAAC Hunger benefit deemed a success

The 2013 “Let’s SAAC Hunger” food drive was a smashing success, with UTEP SAAC raising 27,755.90 pounds of canned goods and money donations from Nov. 16-23.

UTEP men earn easy win over Sacramento State

UTEP battered Sacramento State on the boards and at the foul line on its way to a 69-51 win over the Hornets on Saturday at the Don Haskins Center.

Miners earn huge home win over SMU

Kayla Thornton (21 points, 10 rebounds) and Chrishauna Parker (12 points, 15 rebounds) recorded double-doubles while Jenzel Nash provided a spark with 19 points off the bench to help lead UTEP past long-time rival SMU, 76-71, at the Don Haskins

Miners Gain Confidence From Bahamas Trip, Eye Extended Homestand

After knocking off Tennessee and playing Kansas tough in the Battle 4 Atlantis, the UTEP Miners will be home for nine of their next 10 games, including an exhibition versus Angelo State on Jan. 4.

Miner Men and Women hold Basketball Doubleheader Saturday

The UTEP men’s and women’s teams will take part in a rare basketball doubleheader this Saturday (Dec. 7) in the Don Haskins Center. The women will take on SMU at 4:30 p.m., with the men entertaining Sacramento State at 7 p.m.

UTEP women sweep rival Aggies

Kayla Thornton (20 points), Chrishauna Parker (career-high 19 points), Jenzel Nash (14 points) and Irene Gari (10 points) all reached double figures in scoring to help power UTEP to an 80-61 road conquest of I-10 rival New Mexico State Tuesday

UTEP football to face Texas Tech, Kansas State in 2014

Kansas State athletic director John Currie said Monday during an interview with KMAN radio that Texas-El Paso will round out the Wildcats' 2014 football schedule.

UTEP and NMSU women's basketball to meet Tuesday night

Undefeated UTEP will play its first road game of the year when it challenges I-10 rival New Mexico State at 6 p.m.

UTEP softball signs recruiting class of five

UTEP head softball coach Tobin Echo-Hawk announced five new signees for the 2015season on Monday. A brief profile, along with a quote from Echo-Hawk on each signee, is below.

Pacific hands UTEP volleyball loss

Seniors Xitlali Herrera and Malia Patterson both recorded double-doubles against Pacific, but it wasn’t enough as the Tigers defeated the Miners on Saturday, 3-1 (14-25, 21-25, 25-23, 22-25) giving the Miners a 14-16 overall record.

UTEP men battle with #2 Kansas, but fall 67-63

Perry Ellis scored 15 of his 19 points in the second half, as second-ranked Kansas survived another scare and held on for a 67-63 win over UTEP on Saturday in the Battle 4 Atlantis third-place game.

UTEP women downs Texas State to move to 6-0

Kayla Thornton (17 points), Cameasha Turner (career-high 13 points) and Jenzel Nash (10 points) all reached double figures in scoring, and UTEP moved to 6-0 on the year after a 73-60 conquest of visiting Texas State at the Don Haskins Center Sa

UTEP's season ends with a 48-17 loss to Middle Tennessee

Jeremiah Bryson for a career-best 120 yards and two touchdowns and Logan Kilgore completed 19-of-27 passes for 325 yards and two touchdowns as Middle Tennessee defeated UTEP, 48-17, on Saturday evening at Johnny 'Red' Floyd Stadium.

UTEP to meet Kansas in the Bahamas

UTEP (4-3) meets second-ranked Kansas (5-1) in the Battle 4 Atlantis third-place game on Saturday at 5 p.m. MT (7 p.m. ET).  The game will be nationally televised on the NBC Sports Network.