The UTEP soccer team will christen Conference USA play with a pair of home matches this weekend. The Miners (6-2-1) will challenge Marshall (2-5-1) at 7 p.m. MT Friday before locking up with East Carolina (5-1-1) at 12 p.m. MT Sunday.
The New Mexico State volleyball team opens Western Athletic Conference play this week, taking on Louisiana Tech, Saturday, Sept. 24 at 7pm (MT) in the Pan American Center. Fans can call the NM State box office at 575-646-1420 for tickets.
For the much anticipated first segment of Battle at the Ballpark at Cohen Stadium October 15, sponsored by the Speaking Rock comes a “Battle” that has El Paso talking about with one on the matchup’s being El Paso’s Eric
In a game that was decided in the final minutes, the New Mexico State football team fell to I-10 rival UTEP, 16-10. The Miners got three field goals from kicker Dakota Warren. UTEP held NMSU to 3 points in the secondhalf.
The UTEP soccer team scored three times over the final 32 minutes of the second half, including a goal by freshman Lauren Katada with 45 seconds left, on the way to earning a 3-3 tie at UTSA Sunday afternoon .