Colorado State scored 24 unanswered points after UTEP rallied from a 28-7 deficit to tie the game in the third quarter, catapulting the Rams past the Miners, 59-42, on Saturday afternoon at Hughes Stadium.
Tayler O’Hayre scored her second goal on the year (71:39) but visiting Rice received tallies from Gabriela Iribarne (75:00) & Holly Hargreaves (76:20) to rally past UTEP, 2-1, in the Conference USA opener for both squads at University
The UTEP volleyball team kicks off the 2013 Conference USA season as it returns to the court with two matches this weekend. The Miners will face off against La Tech on Friday at 6 p.m. (MT) in Ruston, La.
Sophomore Angela Cutaia scored with 43 seconds remaining in regulation to lift UTEP past homestanding and previously unbeaten Northern Arizona, 4-3, in front of 704 rabid Lumberjack fans Friday evening.