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Aggies shatter WAC records with 17-2 win

The New Mexico State softball team scored a record-breaking 17 runs in the first inning on Saturday, April 12 against the Bakersfield Roadrunners to complete the sweep and improve to a 26-16 record this season and stay atop the Western Athletic

Raider Red Wins $77,052 Copper Top Futurity for colts & geldings

Raider Red pulled clear by 3 and ½ lengths under a virtuoso performance from jockey Alfredo Juarez, Jr. to win the $77,052 Copper Top Futurity for colts and geldings on Saturday at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino.

UTEP unveils 2014 fall soccer schedule

Twelve home matches, including renewing the battle of I-10, contests against Northern Arizona, UNLV, Weber State and a 10-game Conference USA slate highlight the 2014 UTEP soccer schedule, which was released by head coach Kevin Cross Friday aft

Aggies sweep doubleheader

The New Mexico State softball team went 2-0 on the Friday, April 11 with a 7-5 win in game one over CSU Bakersfield and then came back for an 8-1 win in game two. The Aggies combined for 27 hits on the day with four home runs and 15 RBI.

Chihuahuas win 'home' opener over Reno

The El Paso Chihuahuas beat the Reno Aces 2-1 Friday, and in the process won back-to-back games for the first time. Reno scored the first run of the game in the second inning on an RBI single by Roger Kieschnick.

UTEP caps spring football with Orange and Blue game

The UTEP football team put the finishing touches on 2014 spring ball with a 90-minute scrimmage on Friday night in the Sun Bowl.

Padres OF Cameron Maybin joins Chihuahuas on injury rehab assignment

San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin will join the El Paso Chihuahuas on a Major League injury rehab assignment starting tonight. Maybin is currently on San Diego’s disabled list with a left biceps tendon injury.

Miners set to host Middle Tennessee in softball

The UTEP softball team returns to Conference USA action as it will play a three-game series against Middle Tennessee April 12 and 13. Saturday’s doubleheader will start at 2 p.m.

NMSU changes time of games for softball series

Due to high winds expected for Saturday, April 12, the New Mexico State softball series against Bakersfield will now have a double header played on Friday, April 11 and one game on Saturday, April 12.

UTEP women's basketball to be celebrated Saturday

The 2013-14 UTEP women’s basketball team captured El Pasoans’ hearts with a march to 29 wins and the championship game of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT).

Miners, Aggies to compete at the UTEP Invitational

The UTEP and New Mexico State track and field programs are set to compete in the UTEP Invitational on Saturday starting at 10 a.m. with the women’s hammer throw and running events at 2 p.m. at Kidd Field.

UTEP basketball camps to return this summer

Registration is underway now for the 2014 edition of UTEP Men’s Basketball Camp!

Chihuahuas close out series with win over Tacoma

The El Paso Chihuahuas beat the Tacoma Rainiers 5-2 Thursday, sealing a series win at Cheney Stadium.

UTEP set to host Orange and Blue spring game

The UTEP football team will top off the 2014 spring season with the annual Orange and Blue scrimmage on Friday, April 11 at 7 p.m. in the Sun Bowl.

School record UTEP athletes named to C-USA Honor Roll

A school-record 140 UTEP student-athletes have been named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll, the league office announced Thursday afternoon.