After starting the season with 10 home games, NM State sets out on the road for 22 straight, beginning with the UTEP Invitational Feb. 21-13. The Aggies play five games on the weekend starting with Incarnate Word at 10 a.m.
Softball fans will finally get an opportunity to see UTEP softball games in the Sun City. The Miners (1-9) will host the UTEP Invitational (Feb. 21-23) at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex. All games will be free this weekend.
The New Mexico State men’s tennis team will end a five-game homestand by facing Abilene Christian University on Saturday, Feb. 22, at 11 a.m. (MT) and the University of Arizona on Sunday, Feb. 23, at noon.
Senior Kayla Thornton recorded her 16th double-double (16 points, 13 rebounds) of the year but it wasn’t enough as the UTEP women’s basketball team was upended by North Texas, 73-64, at the Super Pit Wednesday evening.
The New Mexico State baseball team will host its second four-game series to open up the 2014 campaign this weekend. The Aggies will play four games versus Southern Illinois University (SIU)-Edwardsville at Presley Askew Field.
Decorated American thoroughbred racehorse, Mine That Bird, will make an appearance Saturday, February 22 at this weekend's Mine That Bird Derby, scheduled for a 4:40pm post time at Sunland Park Racetrack.