Sports

Williamson Named to WAC All-Tournament Team

New Mexico State junior guard Danesia Williamson was named to the 2014 Western Athletic Conference all-tournament team after an impressive performance this week in Las Vegas, the conference office announced Saturday, March 15.

Chihuahuas Inaugural Promotional Schedule Released

The Famous San Diego Chicken, the ZOOperstars!, 12 nights of fireworks extravaganza and more than 20 giveaways, highlight the El Paso Chihuahuas inaugural promotional schedule.

Chihuahuas opening day on April 28 sells out

Team officials announced that the first ever Opening Day for the El Paso Chihuahuas is SOLD OUT. Individual game tickets, which went on sale to the general public on Saturday, are no longer available for the home opener.

Aggies baseball downs UC Davis

The New Mexico State baseball team opened a four-game series Friday afternoon, with a 6-4 win over UC Davis at Dobbins Stadium on the UC Davis campus. The Aggies are now 8-9 on the season, while UC Davis falls to 8-9 on the year.

Pair of Miners advance at NCAA Championships

Miners Janice Jackson and Anthony Rotich advance to the finals in the first day of the 2014 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday.

Southern Miss outs UTEP women from CUSA tournament

Senior Kayla Thornton registered 21 points to become UTEP’s all-time leading scorer but the moment was spoiled in an 84-70 setback to second-seed Southern Miss in the 2014 Conference USA Women’s Basketball semifinals at the Don Hask

#2 Aggies face #6 Bakersfield in WAC Tournament semifinals

The No. 2 seeded New Mexico State men’s basketball team takes on No. 7 seed Bakersfield, Friday, March 14 in the semifinals of the 2014 Western Athletic Conference Tournament at 9:30 p.m. (MT) in The Orleans Arena.

NMSU women's season comes to end at WAC Tournament

After a commanding first-half lead over the No. 1 seeded Idaho Vandals, the fifth-seeded New Mexico State women’s basketball team fell 75-65 in the semifinals game of the 2014 WAC Tournament on Friday, March 14.

Mayfield fan sendoff for the state bound Trojans

The championship game between Mayfield (27-3) and Vista Volcano is at 4:00 p.m. Saturday, March 15 at the Pit in Albuquerque.

Aggie Basketball Player Chili Nephawe Shares Special Moment with his Mom

Tshilidzi ‘Chili’ Nephawe has had a lot of big moments in his life that surround basketball.

UTEP Softball to Play La Tech

The UTEP softball team will hit the road again this week, but this time in Conference USA action to take on La Tech in Ruston, La.

Chihuahuas Individual Game Tickets on Sale Saturday

Individual game tickets for El Paso Chihuahuas games will go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 15th.

Aggies Rally For Win At WAC

It wasn't easy, but New Mexico State, (24-9), is moving on at the Western Athletic Conference Tournament by virtue of a 70-68 win against Seattle.

UTEP Struggles With Southern Miss

Aaron Brown scored 16 of his 18 points in the second half, and Michael Craig had a double-double as Southern Miss whipped UTEP on the boards in a 64-56 C-USA quarterfinal win on Thursday.

Third-Seeded UTEP Surges Past 14th-Seeded Louisiana Tech, 81-72

First-team All-Conference USA honoree Kayla Thornton posted a double-double (25 points, 12 rebounds) while C-USA Sixth Player of the Year Jenzel Nash provided 23 points off the bench, and third-seeded UTEP held off 14th-seed Louisiana Tech, 81-