Miners and Monarchs to Battle in Crucial C-USA Contest Saturday

A UTEP basketball team that owns a season-long five-game winning streak will meet an Old Dominion squad that is also in dire need of a victory on Saturday at 7 in the Haskins Center.

UTEP's Akomolafe, Gunn Set New Personal Bests in Weight Throw

The UTEP track and field team had 29 athletes compete in day one of the Don Kirby Invitational.

UTEP Women Aim For Third Straight Win At Old Dominion Saturday

UTEP will take aim at its third straight win when it plays at ODU (13-9, 6-5 C-USA) in a “Hoops For A Cure” contest at 12 p.m. MST at the Ted Constant Convocation Center Saturday.

UTEP extends win streak to five

Cedrick Lang had a big second half with 10 points and eight rebounds, and UTEP went to the line 20 times over the final 20 minutes en route to dispatching Charlotte, 73-68, on Thursday at the Don Haskins Center.

UTEP women rally for 3-point win at Charlotte

Junior Cameasha Turner tallied 26 points for the second straight contest to help lift the UTEP women’s basketball team to an emotional 75-72 win at Charlotte Thursday evening.

UTEP Track & Field heads back to Albuquerque

A majority of the UTEP track and field team will travel back to Albuquerque, N.M., for the third time in four weeks to compete in the Don Kirby Invitational (Friday and Saturday).

Miners looking to move to 4-1 at home

The UTEP women’s tennis team will play host to Northern Colorado (12 p.m. MT) on Feb. 13 and Sam Houston State (11 a.m.) on Feb. 15 at the El Paso Tennis & Swim Club.

UTEP softball to play five in Las Vegas

The UTEP softball team will roll into Las Vegas, Nev. to compete at the Wilson/DeMarini Desert Classic Feb. 13-15.

Former UNLV/Fresno St. coach 'Tark the Shark' passes away

Sad news from the world of basketball today. Legendary coach Jerry Tarkanian has passed away at the age of 84. Tarkanian led the UNLV Runnin' Rebels to the 1990 NCAA Championship and to the Final Four in 1991.

Miners begin grueling homestand with Charlotte

The UTEP men’s basketball team (16-7, 8-3 C-USA) will play five of its final seven Conference USA games at home, starting Thursday when it entertains Charlotte at the Haskins Center.

UTEP women to open 3-game roadtrip Thursday

UTEP will open up a stretch with three consecutive road games when it plays at Charlotte at 5 p.m. MST on Thursday. The Miners will lock up with Old Dominion at 12 p.m. MST on Saturday while paying a return visit to UTSA for a 1 p.m.

UTEP to participate in National Girls and Women in Sports Day

To celebrate the 29th annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day (NGWSD), leaders from the Women's Sports Foundation will gather in Washington, D.C.

UTEP football tickets now on sale

UTEP football season tickets are on sale now by calling 747-6150 or visiting the UTEP Athletics Season Ticket Office, located in Brumbelow Building Room 109 next to the Don Haskins Center.

UTEP versus Charlotte basketball notes

UTEP (16-7, 8-3 C-USA) will play five of its final seven Conference USA games at home, starting this week when it entertains Charlotte (Thursday) and Old Dominion (Saturday) at the Haskins Center. -

UTEP freshman earns weekly award

The Conference USA office announced this afternoon that freshman Daniel Cheruiyot is the male Track  Athlete of the Week.