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NM State Soccer Prepares for Rio Grande Rivalry

The New Mexico State soccer team heads north Friday to do battle with arch-rival New Mexico for the first installment of the 2014 Rio Grande Rivalry. The Aggies return home Sunday to face UNLV.

Vikings: Adrian Peterson won't play until legal issues are resolved

Running back Adrian Peterson will not play for the Minnesota Vikings until his legal issues are resolved, the team said early Wednesday.

Hyundai Sun Bowl, YMCA CFB National Championship Contest

The Sun Bowl Association and the YMCA of El Paso are giving football fans around the country the chance to win tickets to the 2015 College Football National Championship by participating in the YMCA Hyundai Sun Bowl National Championship Challe

UTEP men's golf struggles at Golfweek Challenge

The UTEP men’s golf team struggled to find a rhythm at the Golfweek Conference Challenge. The Miners finished with a 55-over par 919 (304-315-300).

UTEP Women’s Golf Ties For 13th at Dick McGuire

The UTEP women’s golf team posted its best round of the young season on Tuesday and concluded the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational tied for 13th place.

NMSU to host New Mexico in Battle of I-25

The New Mexico State football team goes head-to-head with their in-state rivals the New Mexico Lobos in the 106th meeting of the Rio Grande Rivalry Saturday, Sept. 20 at 6 p.m. (MT) in Las Cruces, N.M.

NMSU Equestrian ranked #9th in poll

The National Collegiate Equestrian Association on Tuesday announced its 2014-15 preseason rankings, as determined by the NCEA Selection Committee.

NMSU announces tailgating procedures for Aggie-Lobo football game

The fight for in-state bragging rights will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at Aggie Memorial Stadium when New Mexico State University hosts the University of New Mexico in the annual football game.

Tony Stewart case will go to grand jury

The evidence gathered after Tony Stewart's race car struck and killed another driver who was walking on the track will be given soon to a grand jury, a district attorney in upstate New York announced Tuesday.

This Week in NMSU Athletics

The New Mexico State athletics department has numerous events for Aggie fans to follow along this week. Please go to the official website of NM State Athletics at www.NMStateSports.com to keep up with all Aggie sports.

UTEP football to play at Kansas State on FSN

UTEP football will travel to take on Kansas State on Saturday, September 27 at 10:00am MT to be televised on FSN.

Southwest Showdown announces boxing events for the week

Main Event Sijuola Ade “Juice” Shabazz 4(4)-1-0 vs Keith Downs 3(1)-0 at 165lbs.

NMSU announces events for 'Tough Enough to Wear Pink" week

The annual “NMSU Aggies are Tough Enough to Wear Pink” campaign returns Sunday, Sept. 28, with a week’s worth of events.

UTEP to hold basketball tip-off luncheon for fans

UTEP Athletics and the Miner Athletic Club will host the 2014 Hoops Tipoff Luncheon on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at noon in the El Paso Convention Center.

Murray runs for 167 yards in 26-10 Cowboys victory

Coming off an embarrassing 28-17 loss to the San Francisco 49ers in week one, the Dallas Cowboys traveled to Nashville to take on the Tennessee Titans at LP Field.