Sports

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).

UTEP running back earns Campbell Award Honorable Mention

Sophomore running back Aaron Jones was named to the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award honorable mention list announced on Monday.

UTEP football season kicks off, fans prepare for tailgating

As El Pasoans and UTEP fans from all across the region descend upon the UTEP campus for the first home game of the season this week, you may need to prepare ahead of time before you plan to come to campus for tailgating.

Chihuahuas End Season With Win

The El Paso Chihuahuas scored eight runs on nine hits in the third inning Monday in their 10-4 win over the Salt Lake Bees. It was the most runs the Chihuahuas scored in a single inning of their inaugural season.

Kugler's press conference quotes from UTEP luncheon

UTEP Football Media Luncheon Quotes Sept. 1, 2014 Head Coach Sean Kugler

Several schools listed in THSCA's football poll

Here is The Texas High School Coaches Association coaches poll released by TheAthleticsDepartment.com. The poll is voted on by a panel of THSCA members.

NMSU senior named WAC Player of the Week

New Mexico State’s Jennae Cambra and Texas-Pan American's Aimie Inthoulay have been named Western Athletic Conference co-Offensive Players of the Week for the week of Aug. 25-31.

Miners Escape Albuquerque With 31-24 Win

Aaron Jones ran for a career-high 237 yards and three touchdowns, and UTEP gained 333 yards rushing on its way to outlasting New Mexico, 31-24, on Saturday at University Stadium.

Johnson leads Mayfield past Hobbs

Mayfield Senior QB Kavika Johnson was brilliant Saturday in a 55-35 win over Hobbs with 11-for-20 passing for 189 yards, 2 TDs and had 177 yards rushing and 2 TDs.

Chihuahuas hang on to swat Bees

The El Paso Chihuahuas beat the Salt Lake Bees 9-7 Saturday, wrapping up their sixth win in their last seven tries.

Aggies Lose Final Two Matches of Utah Classic

The New Mexico State volleyball team suffered its first two defeats of the season on Saturday as the Aggies started the day by losing to Montana State in four sets, 25-19, 25-20, 18-25, 25-18, and finished play at the Utah Classic by losing to