• March 1, 2021

Tags : utep football

UTEP Football game versus FIU cancelled

UTEP’s football game versus FIU, scheduled for this Saturday, November 7th in the Sun Bowl, has been canceled. FIU officials announced in a press release on Tuesday afternoon that “In an abundance of caution, due to the number of healthy scholarship football student-athletes available for this game, and to ensure a sufficient number moving forward, […]Read More

“Picks Up Podcast” features UTEP Junior Safety Justin Prince

On this week’s episode of the “Picks Up Podcast,” the “Voice of the Miners” Jon Teicher interviews UTEP junior safety Justin Prince, a key member of the vastly improved Miner defense. During the 2019 campaign, Prince led the Miners in tackles in the first four games (27) before breaking his foot, ending his season,  He […]Read More

UPDATE: Saturday’s North Texas-UTEP game officially postponed

Late Tuesday afternoon, officials with UTEP announced that the Miners’ football game against North Texas, originally scheduled for Saturday, October 31, has been postponed. “The teams are working together to reschedule the game, and Conference USA will assist both teams with the schedule change,” university officials shared. Officials add that all tickets for the originally […]Read More

Charlotte’s second-half surge dooms Miners 38-28

CHARLOTTE  – UTEP battled Charlotte on even terms for the first 30 minutes, but the 49ers took command with 17 unanswered points in the second half and dealt the Miners a 38-28 setback on Saturday afternoon at Jerry Richardson Stadium. The 49ers (2-2, 2-1 C-USA), playing their first home game of the season following two […]Read More

UTEP Gameday: Miners travel to Charlotte for third straight road

UTEP Football will hit the road for the third straight game as the Miners travel to take on Charlotte in Conference USA play  at Jerry Richardson Stadium. Both Charlotte (1-2, 1-1) and UTEP (3-2, 0-1) enter the game following unexpected off weekends due to COVID-19 postponements. Most recently, Charlotte defeated North Texas, 49-21, on the […]Read More

“Picks Up Podcast” features UTEP Offensive Lineman Bobby DeHaro

The “Voice of the Miners” Jon Teicher sits down with UTEP junior offensive lineman and El Paso native Bobby DeHaro on this week’s “Picks Up Podcast.” In 2019, DeHaro earned Honorable Mention All-Conference USA accolades for the second consecutive season, starting every game for the Miners at left guard. He paved the way for a […]Read More

UTEP’s Hankins named to FWAA Freshman All-American Watch List

UTEP running back Deion Hankins has been named to the FWAA Freshman All-American Watch List, it was announced by the organization on Tuesday morning. This year’s FWAA (Football Writers Association of America) Freshman All-American team will represent the 20th since its inception and feature a list of seven semifinalists and three finalists later this season […]Read More

UTEP Football game postponed due to COVID-19 cases on Southern

UTEP officials announced Friday morning that this Saturday’s Miner football game versus Southern Miss has been postponed after the Golden Eagle football team experienced an increase in COVID-19 cases. “We are concerned about the Southern Miss team and hope they get healthy and return to play soon,” UTEP coach Dana Dimel said.  “We were excited […]Read More

Halftime Fireworks set for Saturday’s UTEP game

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 […]Read More

Gallery+Story: LA Tech tops UTEP 21-17

RUSTON, La. – Bidding for a third straight victory, UTEP gave perennial C-USA West Division power Louisiana Tech all it could handle on Saturday night at Joe Aillet Stadium.  But the Bulldogs were able to escape with a 21-17 victory on a night where the Miners were whistled for 12 penalties totaling 128 yards. It spoiled […]Read More