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UTEP softball drops first two games of 2015 season

The UTEP softball team lost both games, first falling to Virginia, 14-5 (five innings), following a loss to San Diego, 7-6, at the Kajikawa Classic on Friday afternoon. Virginia 14, UTEP 5 (five innings)

Miners stay on road and face FIU Saturday

UTEP (15-7, 7-3 C-USA) puts its three-game winning streak on the line when it battles FIU (11-11, 4-5 C-USA) on Saturday night in Miami.

UTEP junior guard named to Capitol One Academic All-District

UTEP junior guard Cameasha Turner has been named to the 2015 Capital One Academic All-District 7 women's basketball first team as recently announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA.

UTEP tennis heads to Albuquerque

After an opening season win over Buffalo, the UTEP women’s tennis team will take on New Mexico on Feb. 7 (11 a.m. MT) and Grand Canyon on Feb. 8 (10 a.m.). Both matches will be played in Albuquerque.

Miners lose 6th straight in loss to FAU

Irene Gari posted her second double-double (13 points, career-high tying 12 rebounds) this year while Sparkle Taylor added 18 points but visiting Florida Atlantic was able to derail UTEP, 68-63, at the Don Haskins Center Thursday evening.

Miners burrow the Owls in Florida

Vince Hunter scored 17 of his 22 points in the second half, and Cedrick Lang added a season-high 16 as UTEP dominated inside during the second half of a 63-56 win at Florida Atlantic on Thursday.

Miners embark on Florida two-game roadtrip

Winners of consecutive games, the UTEP Miners (14-7, 6-3 C-USA) hope to regain their road mojo as they begin the second half of the Conference USA schedule in the Sunshine State this week.

UTEP women look to rebound at home

UTEP (8-10, 3-6 C-USA) will look to regain its winning ways when it plays host to Florida Atlantic (10-9, 4-4 C-USA) in the first of two league home contests this week. Also set to pay a visit to the Don Haskins Center is FIU for a 2 p.m.

UTEP Track & Field heads to Texas A&M

The UTEP track and field team will travel east to College Station, Texas, to compete in the two-day Texas A&M Invitational this Friday and Saturday.

UTEP softball to open season in Tempe

The UTEP softball team will open the 2015 season against Virginia of the Atlantic Coast Conference on Feb. 6 at the Kajikawa Classic hosted by Arizona State in Tempe. First pitch is slated for 9 a.m. MT.

UTEP football signing day press conference quotes

Head coach Sean Kugler discussed UTEP’s 2015 football recruits on National Signing Day at the Larry K. Durham Center on Wednesday afternoon in front of donors and media members. Kugler’s Opening Statement

Miners soccer signing class

UTEP head soccer coach Kevin Cross announced the signing of eight ladies of high-caliber character and athletic ability to national letters of intent Wednesday.

UTEP signs 22 on National Signing Day

Twenty-two student-athletes signed national letters of intent to attend and play football at UTEP on Wednesday. Highlighting the Miners’ 2015 signing class are five El Paso/Las Cruces area players.

Two Miners named C-USA Athletes of the Week

Sophomore Florence Uwakwe and senior Anthony Rotich were named the Conference USA Track Athletes of the Week as announced by the league office on Tuesday afternoon.

Miners announce 2015 Football Schedule

The UTEP Miners released their 2015 football schedule in conjunction with Conference USA on Monday.