UTEP set a school single-game record by making 12-of-16 three pointers (75 percent), and also went 27-for-34 at the line in an important 83-70 victory over Middle Tennessee on Saturday in the Haskins Center.
Sparkle Taylor (14 points, 10 rebounds), Daeshianna McCants (career-high 13 points) and Irene Gari (12 points) hit double figures in scoring but homestanding Middle Tennessee simply had too much firepower in handing UTEP a 74-53 setback at the
If not for an untimely injury in the preseason, a former UTEP Miner could be in Glendale playing for a Super Bowl. Linebacker Horace Miller signed with the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted rookie free agent.
Longtime UTEP rifle coach George Brenzovich is retiring effective immediately, with former Miner and current assistant coach Hannah Muegge stepping into the role of interim head coach for the remainder of the 2014-15 season.
The UTEP women’s tennis team, under the guidance of first-year head coach Cristina Moros, will open the 2015 spring season against Texas State at the El Paso Tennis & Swim Club on Friday. The match is set for a noon (MT) start.