• February 25, 2021

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H-P Sports In Depth: Miners Close Out Regular Season at

UTEP (8-21, 5-12 C-USA) will close out the regular season at Charlotte (19-9, 11-6 C-USA) at 5 p.m. MST Saturday. Regardless of the outcome the Miners will be seeded 11th at the 2017 C-USA Championships presented by MetroPCS (March 8-11), but they’d love to generate some momentum for the league’s pinnacle event. UTEP’s two-game winning streak […]Read More

H-P Sports In Depth: UTEP Softball Season Starts Thursday

The UTEP softball team will commence its 2017 schedule at the Kajikawa Classic on Feb. 9. The Miners will open the weekend against a pair of Pac-12 programs, starting with Stanford (2:15 p.m. MT) and host school Arizona State (4:45 p.m.). Day two will see Saint Mary’s College (Calif.) and Virginia. The weekend will conclude […]Read More

Gallery+Story: Two in a Row! Miners down Florida Atlantic in

Omega Harris scored 18 points, and hit the jumper that gave the Miners the lead for good to start overtime in an eventual 66-65 victory over Florida Atlantic on Saturday. Following 12 consecutive losses, UTEP (4-13, 2-3 C-USA) has posted back-to-back wins for the first time this season.  The Miners knocked off FIU in double […]Read More

Four Miners Selected to C-USA All-Freshman Team

Four Miners were designated to the Conference USA All-Freshman football team, as selected by the league’s 13 head football coaches. UTEP’s four selections were linebacker Jayson VanHook, defensive back Justin Rogers, defensive lineman Chris Richardson and offensive lineman Greg Long. UTEP was one of three schools that produced league-high four players on the team.  It’s […]Read More

Special ‘Mining Minds’ Lighting Celebrates First Day of Classes

The “Mining Minds” pickaxe sculpture at UTEP’s University Avenue roundabout will be illuminated in blue and orange on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, to commemorate the original first day of classes on Monday, Sept. 28, 1914. Twenty-seven students were enrolled in the first class at the State School of Mines and Metallurgy, now UTEP. They came from […]Read More

Story+Gallery: Texas Longhorns Hook Miners 41 to 7

Shane Buechele completed 22-of-27 passes for 244 yards and four touchdowns, leading no. 11 Texas to a 41-7 victory over UTEP on Saturday night at Texas Memorial Stadium. The Longhorns (2-0) scored the game’s final 31 points after UTEP (1-1) closed to within a field goal (10-7) midway through the second quarter. Texas had a […]Read More

Cross Country Miners Excel at UNM Lobo Invitational

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The men’s and women’s cross country team kicked off their 2016 season with an excellent performance at the Lobo Invitational on Saturday morning. Both teams ran a 5K race at the UNM North Golf Course.   The Miners proved their talent as both men’s and women’s team won in their categories. The […]Read More

Mining for Gold: Martina Finishes Fifth in Final; Okagbare Runs

UTEP great Churandy Martina finished fifth in the men’s 200m final on Thursday night, while another Miner great Blessing Okagbare and the Nigerian 4x100m relay team qualified Thursday morning for the final at the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro. Martina of the Netherlands clocked a time of 20.13, .01 second behind Great Britain’s Adam […]Read More