Sports

Chihuahuas split series with OKC

Tyler Greene’s sixth inning double brought home El Paso’s only two runs Saturday in the Chihuahuas 10-2 loss to the Oklahoma City RedHawks. The Chihuahuas won two of the four games at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

Aggies Draw First Blood, but Fall Late at Loyola Marymount

Loyola Marymount scored twice in the second half to break a 1-1 tie and upended New Mexico State, 3-1, Friday evening in the season openers for both teams.

Troopers aim high with lofty goals

The Eastwood Troopers, mired in mediocrity for years, had eyes on a playoff spot in 2013, only to falter to Franklin (55-31) and Montwood (21-0) in their last two games, finishing 6-4, 3-4.

UTEP Battles To Scoreless Draw With Texas State

Senior goaltender Sarah Dilling posted two saves while also making several other quality plays off her line to help the UTEP soccer team forge a 0-0 tie against Texas State in its season opener at University Field Friday evening.

Bears hope the 'cubs' can mature for the 2014 season

The pride of the Segundo Barrio is back over recent football seasons at Baty-Simmang Stadium.

NMSU freshman running back named to Watch List

Aggie freshman running back Larry Rose III was named to the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List Aug. 20, one of 43 players and one of only two freshman named to the list.

Trout wins unanimous decision over Dawson

Austin 'No Doubt' Trout won a unanimous decision over Daniel 'Awesome' Dawson in Temecula, California, a bout televised on ESPN2's Friday Night Fights. Trout won all three judges cards, 97-90.

Decker blasts his 22nd HR in 5-4 win

Cody Decker’s eighth-inning home run broke a 4-4 tie and helped the El Paso Chihuahuas beat the Oklahoma City RedHawks 5-4 Friday.

Chihuahuas defeat the Red Hawks, 2-1

El Paso second baseman Taylor Lindsey made a diving play to preserve a late lead, leave a runner on in scoring position and end the bottom of the eighth inning in the Chihuahuas 2-1 win in Oklahoma City Wednesday night.

Former Aggie Sim Bhullar celebrates Indian Heritage in NYC with Kings owner

Former Aggie Sim Bhullar made his first official appearance as a member of the Sacramento Kings this week celebrating Indian Heritage in New York City with his owner, Vivek Ranadivé, a native of India.

Americas' Q Drennan commits to New Mexico

All it took was one visit to Albuquerque and the campus at the University of New Mexico for Q Drennan to know where he would continue his collegiate career.

Cowboys are most valued team in NFL

Once again, Jerry Jones and the Dallas Cowboys have proved that winning isn't always a prerequisite for cashing in.

Dr. Boston's contract extended at NMSU

The employment agreement for New Mexico State University Athletics Director McKinley Boston has been extended until Dec. 31, when he will step down from his post.

Three Miners named to Earl Campbell Watch List

Nathan Jeffery, Aaron Jones and Jameill Showers were named to the second annual Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Watch List on Wednesday.

Sean Kugler radio show to begin Thursday

The Sean Kugler Radio Show will have its season premiere on Thursday as the UTEP head coach will provide an inside look at training camp and preview the 2014 campaign.