UTEP volleyball assistant coach Julie Allen was named the head coach for the 2015 Sun Country High Performance youth team, which will compete at the High Performance Championship on July 21-25 in Des Moines, Iowa.
UTEP sophomore Vince Hunter is one of 15 players on the watch list for the 2015 Julius Erving Small Forward of the Year Award, as announced by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Wednesday.
Julian Washburn scored 15 points in an efficient offensive performance while locking down Old Dominion leading scorer Trey Freeman, as UTEP took over second place in C-USA with a 62-47 win over the Monarchs Saturday night.
The UTEP softball team fell to BYU, 9-0 (5 innings), and came up short against Nevada, 6-3, at the Wilson/DeMarini Desert Classic hosted by UNLV on Saturday afternoon.
The Miners fall to 2-7 on the season.