UTEP’s Anthony Rotich finished in the top 20 at the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Saturday.
Despite temperatures in the mid 30’s, Rotich began the 10K strong has he paced into seventh place out of 253 runners.
New Mexico State defeated UTEP Saturday night at the Don Haskins Center, 77-68, sweeping the season series for the first time since 2006. In the first game between the two rivals, Daniel Mullings scored 26 points to lead the Aggies.
Orleans Darkwa ran for a season-best 139 yards on 17 carries (8.1 avg.) and a touchdown, and Ryan Grant caught eight passes for 104 yards and two scores as Tulane defeated UTEP, 45-3, on Saturday afternoon in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
The El Paso Patriots will be hosting a Soccer Camp with El Pasoan MLS Superstar Omar Salgado December 14 & 15 2013. The camp will take place at Patriot Stadium and the Dream Arena located at 6969 Industrial.
The Aggie volleyball team heads to the Western Athletic Conference volleyball tournament, which runs Nov. 25-27. NM State is the No. 1 seed and will await the winner of match two between No. 4 seed Idaho and No. 5 seed Kansas City.
UTEP jumped out to a 25-point (45-20) halftime lead and didn’t let up on the way to recording its largest margin of victory (49) ever against a Division 1 team in a 92-43 thrashing of Northern Arizona at the Don Haskins Center Friday even
Cowboys owner and General Manager Jerry Jones reitereated his support of head coach Jason Garrett. At Valley Ranch, Jones said Garrett is still his man with a critical game against the Giants Sunday at MetLife Stadium.
UTEP (2-8, 1-5 C-USA West) will battle bowl eligible Tulane (6-4, 4-2 C-USA West) on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. MT (2:30 p.m. CT) in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Miners snapped a seven-game losing streak by defeating FIU, 33-10, on Nov.
All-Region selection Anthony Rotich will be representing UTEP at the 2013 NCAA Championships at the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center on Saturday.
Rotich will be taking the course at 10 a.m. (MST) in the men’s 10K race.