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NMSU women open up WAC tournament vs UTPA

After wrapping the regular season at Grand Canyon, the NM State women’s basketball heads to the 2014 edition of the Western Athletic Conference Tournament at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nev.

Miners softball splits in Albuquerque

The UTEP softball team split a pair of games with New Mexico on Tuesday afternoon at Lobo Softball Field. The Miners (9-17) won game one, 7-6, but fell to the Lobos (8-16), 9-6, in game two. Game One

New dates for Western Refining All-America Classic

The Sun Bowl Association will host the 2014 Sun Bowl Western Refining College All-America Golf Classic from Thursday, Nov. 6, to Sunday, Nov. 9, at the El Paso Country Club.

NMSU men's golf finishes 5th at Louisiana Classic

The No.47 ranked New Mexico State golf team completed tournament play at the Louisiana Classic, Tuesday afternoon, placing fifth as a team with a three-round score of 15-over par, 879 (296-289-294).

Cowboys release All-Pro DE DeMarcus Ware

The Dallas Cowboys have released Defensive End DeMarcus Ware on the first day of free agency, according to multiple Dallas media reports.

Miners sweep Mountain Region Athlete of the Year awards

UTEP duo Anthony Rotich and Mark Jackson were named U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Mountain Region Track Athlete and Field Athlete of the Year.

Three Miners earn spots on All-Conference USA team

UTEP freshman forward Vince Hunter and junior guard Julian Washburn were named second team All-Conference USA on Monday, and senior center John Bohannon was a third team selection.

Nash named Conference USA Sixth Player of the Year

Redshirt-sophomore guard Jenzel Nash has been named the 2014 Conference USA Women’s Basketball Sixth Player of the Year, the league office revealed Monday afternoon.

NMSU junior guard named first team all-WAC

New Mexico State women's basketball junior guard Danesia Williamson was named to the All-Western Athletic Conference first team, the league office announced Monday, March 10.

UTEP softball travels to face Lobos

The UTEP softball team will get break from Conference USA action, as they will travel to Albuquerque, N.M. to play New Mexico in a doubleheader starting at 12 p.m. MT on Tuesday.

This week in NMSU Athletics

The NM State women’s basketball heads to the 2014 edition of the Western Athletic Conference Tournament at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nev., March 12-15. Going into the tournament as the No. 5 seed, the Aggies face No.

Four NM State Men’s Basketball Student-Athletes Earn All-WAC Honors

Junior guard Daniel Mullings has been named Western Athletic Conference Player of the Year, while three other New Mexico State men’s basketball players earned All-WAC honors as the postseason awards were announced, Sunday, March 9 by the

NM State Baseball Falls to Red Raiders, 14-4

The New Mexico State baseball team concluded play on Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park on Sunday afternoon with a 14-4 loss to No. 30 Texas Tech. The Aggies fall to 7-9 on the season while the Red Raiders improve to 14-3.

Southern Miss Defeats UTEP, 11-7

The UTEP softball team scored four runs in the fifth inning and two more in thesixth, but it wasn’t enough as Southern Miss piled on seven runs in the top of the fifth inning on its way to an 11-7 victory on Sunday afternoon at the Helen

Here Kittykittykitty stretches out to win $85,000 Mesilla Valley Speed Handicap

The high powered Here Kittykittykitty called upon all his class to a take a narrow decision in the $85,000 Mesilla Valley Speed Handicap at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino on Sunday.