College Sports

Miners Pick up a Pair of Wins Over Purple Aces

UTEP came from behind in both games to come away with two victories on Tuesday afternoon at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex.

NM State Softball Falls to Valparaiso, 9-1

The New Mexico State softball team fell to Valparaiso Tuesday evening, 9-1, at the NM State Softball Complex. The Aggies fall to 13-10 on the season, while Valparaiso improves to 11-3 on the year.

Abinuwa Heads to NCAA Indoor Championships

All-American Endurance Abinuwa will be representing UTEP in the 2012 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday, March 9 in Nampa, Idaho.

Fullerton named WAC Golfer of the Week

New Mexico State men’s golfer Zachery Fullerton has been named the WAC Golf of the Week, announced by the WAC office on Tuesday afternoon.

UTEP Softball goes cold in Waco

The Miners losing skid extended to seven games on Friday after they dropped their first two games at the Fairfield Inn North-Texas Shootout in Waco, Texas. UTEP (4-7) fell to Stephen F.

NMSU Softball sweeps UTEP with win

Samantha Alvillar knocked in an inside the park grand slam in the sixth inning but the Miners (4-5) were unable to overcome an early deficit in the loss.

NMSU's Fullerton wins golf title in a playoff

Senior Zachery Fullerton won his second straight tournament of the spring season at the Rice intercollegiate, carding a three-round score of 6-under par, 210 (68-74-68), recording the third lowest round score in tournament history.

UTEP to host National Girls and Women in Sports Day

National Girls and Women in Sports Day will be hosted by the University of Texas at El Paso, City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department and Frontera Women on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 as the UTEP Women's Softball teams plays New Mexic

UTEP drops two games at Mardi Gras Classic

The UTEP softball team (4-3) lost to North Carolina and tournament host #20 Louisiana-Lafayette in their first two games at the 8th Annual Mardi Gras Classic.

WAC Commissioner Benson Steps Down for Sun Belt Position

WAC Commissioner Karl Benson has announced that he is leaving the conference effective April 1 to serve as commissioner of the Sun Belt Conference, ending nearly 18 years with the WAC.

UTEP Men's Golf Team at John Burns Intercollegiate

The UTEP men's golf team fired 304 on the first day of the John Burns Intercollegiate on Wednesday in Kahuku, Hawaii, and is in 16th place with 36 holes to play. The tournament will continue through Friday.

Jordan Signs Transfer from Cal-Berkeley

Aggie volleyball head coach Mike Jordan announced, Wednesday, Feb. 15 that Lauren Loerch will transfer from the California Golden Bears to play and attend school at New Mexico State University in the fall.  

NMSU Cross Country Earns Academic Awards

The New Mexico State University men's and women's cross country teams received national recognition when both teams were named to the USTFCCCA 2011 Division I Cross Country All-Academic Team list.  

NMSU crushes UTEP in battle of I-10

The UTEP softball team (4-1) suffered their first loss of the season in Las Cruces, N.M. against New Mexico State on Tuesday. The Aggies (5-0) run-ruled the Miners in a six inning 13-3 affair.

NMSU to host I-10 Matchup with UTEP Tuesday

There will be no love lost between the rival New Mexico State and UTEP softball teams when they challenge each other for the Hotel Encanto Invitational championship trophy during a Valentine's Day battle slated for 6 p.m.