It was an upsetting Thursday night for the schoolboys.
A trio of high school football games saw Eastwood beat Americas 34-28, Jefferson dominated Burges 21-7 and Coronado held true to form blanking Socorro 59-0.
The New Mexico State volleyball team broke a two-match losing streak by defeating the Grand Canyon University Antelopes in straight sets, 25-18, 25-16, 25-17, inside the Pan American Center on Thursday night.
The UTEP soccer team will wrap up its home portion of the 2013 schedule with a pair of contests this weekend. The Miners (10-4-3, 3-2-2 C-USA) will play host to UTSA (4-10-2, 3-2-2 C-USA) in their “Senior Night” match-up at 7 p.m.
UTEP head coach Tim Floyd announced to a crowd of over 700 at the UTEP Basketball Tip Off Luncheon that UTEP has reached an agreement to play The University of Kentucky in a rematch of the famous 1966 NCAA Championship game.
UTEP (1-5, 0-3 C-USA), idle last week, returns to action on Saturday at Rice (5-2, 3-0 C-USA). The Miners will be on the road for five of their remaining six regular season games. UTEP’s lone home game during that span comes on Nov.
The El Paso Chihuahuas is the newest Triple-A Baseball team in the country and will compete in El Paso’s new downtown ballpark as the Triple-A affiliate of the San Diego Padres starting in the Spring of 2014.
The New Mexico State volleyball team hosts two Western Athletic Conference matches in the Pan American Center this week. The Aggies face Grand Canyon, Thursday, Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. (MT) before taking on Texas-Pan American, Saturday, Oct.
The New Mexico State men’s golf team concluded the first two rounds of play on Monday at the 2013 Herb Wimberly Invitational being played at the par-71, 7,074-yard New Mexico State University Golf Course.