Sports

HS FOOTBALL: Hanks, Oñate win on Thursday

The second week of the High Schol Football season kicked off Thursday with a pair of games in the Borderland that saw Oñate and Hanks come away winners.

Miners X-Country Set to Head to Lobo Invitational

The men’s and women’s cross country team will head to Albuquerque, N.M., this weekend to compete in the Lobo Invitational. Both teams will run a 5K race Saturday morning at the University of New Mexico North Golf Course.

Aggies Win First Home Volleyball Match of the Season

The New Mexico State volleyball team defeated North Dakota State during the first match of the NM State Tournament on Thursday night inside the Pan American Center.

UTEP Puts Unbeaten Record On The Line Vs. Southern Utah Friday

The UTEP soccer team will look to remain unbeaten on the year when it plays host to Southern Utah at 7 p.m. MT at University Field Friday.

Aggie Football: Bigger, Faster, Stronger

The New Mexico State football team looked in bit faster and stronger in the season opening victory over Cal Poly on Aug. 28.

Chevrolet announces 2015 Chevrolet Silverado UT Special Edition

Thursday Chevrolet announced a special-edition University of Texas Longhorns Silverado.

UTEP's Showers talks about facing former coach Kingsbury

Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury coached current UTEP Quarterback Jameill Showers at Texas A&M University before Kingsbury departed to coach his alma mater and Showers left for El Paso.

Americas preparing for first meeting with Rio Rancho

The Trail Blazers admit they do not know much about their opponent Friday, Rio Rancho, but know if they are anything like the New Mexico teams they are familiar with, they will have to be ready for the Rams.

UTEP volleyball to travel to Leatherneck Invitational

The UTEP Volleyball team continues non-conference play this weekend as it travels to Macomb, Ill. to compete in the Leatherneck Invitational.

NMSU volleyball to host tournament

The New Mexico State volleyball team (1-2) will host the NM State Tournament inside the Pan American Center from Thursday through Saturday, Sept. 4-6. The Aggies will play three matches and the tournament will have a total of six matches.

Dallas Cowboys sign Michael Sam to practice squad

The first openly gay man to be drafted into the NFL has joined the Dallas Cowboys' practice squad -- taking the next step in his quest to make a team's regular roster.

Padres extend affiliation with Chihuahuas through 2016

The El Paso Chihuahuas have extended their Player Development Contract with the San Diego Padres for two more seasons, the team announced Wednesday morning.

City of El Paso to host Volleyball tournament

The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will host a 4 Corners Volleyball Tournament from Friday, September 12th through Sunday, September 14th at Pavo Real Recreation Center, 9301 Alameda Ave.

Army To Play UTEP

UTEP football practice was about to end on Tuesday morning when Athletic Director Bob Stull dropped a casual note into he sideline conversation: The Miners had schedule a home and home series with Army that starts September 16, 2016 at the Sun

NMSU football to open Sun Belt Conference play

The New Mexico State football team meets Georgia State for the first time in the program’s history, Saturday, Sept. 6 in Atlanta, Ga. with kickoff set for 12 p.m. (MT).