Nov, 22

Miners Finish 27th at NCAA Championships

Terre Haute, Ind. – The men’s cross country season came to an end Saturday afternoon at the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course. This was the 17th appearance at the NCAA Championships for the men’s program.   Coming into the race, the Miners were the only team not ranked in the U. S. Track & Field Cross Country… More

Nov, 22

Rice Defeats UTEP, 31-13

HOUSTON, Texas – Mario Hull set a career high in receiving yards (150) on six receptions, while scoring a late touchdown as Rice took care of UTEP, winning 31-13 on Friday night at Rice Stadium.   UTEP falls to 6-5, (4-3 Conference USA), while Rice improves to 7-4 (5-2 C-USA).   The first quarter produced no offense by… More

Nov, 20

UTEP Cruises Past Northern Arizona, 82-58

EL PASO, TEXAS – Sophomore Sparkle Taylor poured in a career-high 19 points, Stacie Telles added 10 and UTEP defended with a vigor on the way to downing Northern Arizona, 82-58, at the Don Haskins Center Wednesday evening. The Miners (2-1) bolted out to a 17-4 lead, were up, 46-24, at the half and the Lumberjacks… More

Nov, 19

Rotich Named USTFCCCA Mountain Region Athlete of the Year

New Orleans – Junior Anthony Rotich was named the US Track & Field Cross Country Coaches Association Mountain Region Athlete of the Year for the first time in his illustrious career on Tuesday.   “This is great news for our men’s cross country program, the entire athletics department and the whole university,” said head coach… More

Nov, 18

Volleyball’s Coessens Named C-USA All-Freshman Selection

IRVING, Texas – UTEP volleyball’s Coline Coessens was named to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team, as announced byleague officials on Tuesday. Coessens is the first Miner to accomplish the feat since Jeane Horton and Melissa Toth in 2010. This is also the first All-Freshman honor in head coach Holly Watts’s tenure. The outside hitter has… More

Nov, 18

UTEP Softball Signs Five to NLIs

EL PASO, Texas – UTEP softball head coach Tobin Echo-Hawk announced five additions to the program on Tuesday. El Paso native Ariel Blair, Devyn Cretz, Anna O’Connor, Cortney Smith and Lindsey Sokoloski signed national letters of intent and will suit up for the Miners, beginning with the 2015 fall season.   Ariel Blair | OF… More

Nov, 18

Jones Garners National Recognition

Tyler, Texas – Aaron Jones was named Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week Honorable Mention on Tuesday.   Sophomore sensation Aaron Jones came back to the Miners’ starting line-up and wasted no time, rushing for 177 yards and two touchdowns to make the team bowl-eligible for the first time in four… More

Nov, 17

Larson Named C-USA All-Academic

Irving, Texas – Sophomore Lindsey Larson was honored for her performance in the classroom and on the court, as she was named to the 2014Conference USA All-Academic Volleyball Team, the league announced Monday.   Five seniors, two juniors and four sophomores highlight the 2014 Conference USA All-Academic Volleyball Team, as selected by the league’s Sports… More