Photo by Andres Acosta | El Paso Herald Post
UTEP officials announced Tuesday afternoon that Saturday’s Miner football game versus Southern Miss will feature a halftime fireworks show, courtesy of GECU.
“We would like to thank GECU for being such a tremendous partner and for enhancing our game day experience by bringing fireworks to the game on Saturday,” UTEP Director of Athletics Jim Senter said.
“As the official credit union of UTEP athletics, we’re proud to support our Miners and bring fun opportunities for the community. Fireworks is a fun way to celebrate the football season and we’re excited to bring them to the Sun Bowl for UTEP fans of all ages,” said GECU Senior Vice President – Chief Marketing Officer Teresa Montoya.
The Miners (3-2, 0-1 C-USA) and the Golden Eagles (1-3, 1-1 C-USA) will square off at 5:30 p.m. MT in the Sun Bowl. UTEP is 2-0 at home this season.
Saturday’s game represents the Miners’ C-USA home opener.
To purchase tickets, go online, call 747-UTEP or email firstname.lastname@example.org.