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UTEP’s Korir Garners National Athlete of the Week

Korir clocked in a time of 1:43.73 to garner the second-fastest time in NCAA history just behind Donavan Brazier’s record of 1:43.55 in 2016.

UTEP’s freshman Emmanuel Korir was named the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCA) National Athlete of the Week on Tuesday morning. Korir’s 800m performance at the Brutus Hamilton Challenge was one …

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UTEP’s Mattox Heading to 49ers

Jay Mattox was a four-year starter who played in all 49 games for the Miners.

Kicker Jay Mattox will be heading to the San Francisco 49ers for a minicamp tryout. The Las Vegas, Nv. native is the eighth Miner to receive an invitation to an NFL camp. Jay Mattox was …

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Five More Miners Heading to NFL Camps

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Former Miners Nick Usher, Hayden Plinke, Darrin Laufasa, Cole Freytag and Jerome Daniels will be heading to NFL Camps. Usher was picked up by the Seattle Seahawks. He was a three-year starter and saw the …

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