The New Mexico State softball hosts a battle of conference unbeatens when No. 23 Fresno State comes to town this weekend to battle for the conference lead in a three-game series beginning with a single game Friday at 5 p.m.
UTEP sophomore Elkana Rotich has been named Conference USA Male Athlete of the Week the league announced Tuesday.
Rotich posted the nation’s second best time of 3:44.41 in the 1,500m run at the UTEP Springtime meet.
UTEP Track and Field will open their outdoor season with their Spingtime Invitational Saturday at Kidd Field. First year head coach Mika Laaksonen hopes that the new running surface at the Stadium shows an improvement in times.