The New Mexico State men’s basketball team dropped its first Western Athletic Conference game and ended its seven-game win streak after falling to Chicago State, 86-81, in Chicago, Ill., Thursday, Jan. 16.
The UTEP track and field team will open the 2014 indoor season at the Lobo Collegiate Open on Saturday.
The men’s team is led by letterwinners Anthony Rotich, Mark Jackson, Daniel Tarango and freshman Cosmas Boit.
Border Wars II held a press conference today with local boxer Abie Han to announce the fight card for later this month. Tickets are now on sale at the El Paso County Coliseum Box Office and Ticketmaster, for information call (915) 313-1944.
UTEP gained some confidence by toppling Marshall, 66-56, for its first Conference USA win of the season on Saturday. Now the Miners will take that positive aura on the road as they face two of the league’s upper echelon teams.
The New Mexico State Athletics Department announced Wednesday morning that the NM State men’s basketball game versus Kansas City on Saturday, January 18 will be available on Comcast in the state of New Mexico. Game time is set for 6 p.m.