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.
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.
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
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.