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U.S. MNT Faces Portugal in Second Group G Match

After a dramatic 2-1 victory against Ghana to open the 2014 FIFA World Cup, the U.S. Men's National Team will continue Group G play against Portugal on Sunday, June 22, at Arena Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil.

Kidd Field hosts Border Association Junior Olympic Championships

Almost seven hundred youth track and field athletes from age five to eighteen took to Kidd Field on the UTEP Campus to participate in the USATF Border Association Junior Olympic Outdoor T&F Championships this week.

7th Annual Bill Eschenbrenner First Round Results

2014 BILL ESCHENBRENNER CHAMPIONSHIP Lone Star Golf Club Round 1 - June 21, 2014 TOP FIVE STANDINGS T1. 64 - Jacob Loya T1. 64 - Javier Delgadillo 3. 67 - Devin Miertschin

Chihuahuas loses series to Iowa

El Paso put together a ninth inning rally Friday, scoring two runs and bringing the tying run to the on-deck circle, but the Chihuahuas fell short, losing to the Iowa Cubs 8-3. Iowa won the final three games of the four-game series.

UTEP HOOPS: Meet Freshman Trey Winn

After suffering an extreme lack of depth at the guard position, UTEP head coach Tim Floyd made it a priority to recruit, which he did, but he also found one big man who may be a hidden gem; forward Trey Winn.

Borderland participates in World's Largest Swimming Lesson

Hundreds of Borderland kids took a free swimming lesson at Wet ‘N’ Wild Waterworld in Anthony, TX, Friday. At exactly the same time, tens of thousands of participants around the world also be splashed their way to swimming success.

Chihuahuas drop second straight in Iowa

The Iowa Cubs fell behind early but came back to beat the El Paso Chihuahuas 6-2 Thursday at Principal Park. Chicago Cubs prospect Kris Bryant went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in his Triple-A debut.

Cowboys fine QB Orton $70K for no-show

The Dallas Cowboys concluded mandatory three-day minicamp Thursday at AT&T Stadium. Quarterback Kyle Orton was a no-show, so the Cowboys rolled with backups Brandon Weeden, Caleb Hanie and Dustin Vaughan.

Hanks basketball coach Flores resigns

After becoming one of the top high school basketball coaches in El Paso in only 4 seasons, Hanks boys coach Manny Flores has announced his resignation.

Rotich Named C-USA Athlete of the Year

National champion Anthony Rotich has repeated his honors as the Conference USA Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year the league announced Wednesday.

UTEP Tennis Adds Florida State Transfer

UTEP women’s tennis head coach Myriam Sopel announced on Thursday the addition of Florida Statetransfer Duda Santos to play for the Miners beginning with the 2014-15 season.

Chihuahuas bats silent in loss at Iowa

The El Paso Chihuahuas loaded the bases in the top of the ninth inning Wednesday, but did not score and lost to the Iowa Cubs 3-1 at Principal Park in Des Moines.

Scuffle breaks out at Cowboys Minicamp

Things got heated Wednesday at Cowboys Minicamp when a skirmish broke out on the second day of the three-day camp. Defensive end Tyrone Crawford and center Travis Frederick got into during two-minute drills.

UTEP HOOPS: Meet Freshman Trey Touchet

As we inch ever closer to the official start of college basketball practice, anticipation is rising for UTEP and their 6 incoming freshmen. Wednesday, one of them made their introduction to the media, guard Trey Touchet.

World Cup: Defending champion Spain out of World Cup

They came to say goodbye. This was not the way anybody would have wanted it to end -- with the embarrassment and humbling of a side which has brought so much joy to the world.