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UTEP Loses a Heartbreaker to LA Tech 65-62
In what was a crucial C-USA game, the UTEP Women's basketball team fell to LA Tech in a hard fought battle at the Don Haskins Center on National Girls & Women's in Sports Day.  The Miners,14-9, 5-5 C-USA, had three players in double figures with Tamara Seda pouring in 23 …
The Philadelphia Eagles QB Controversy that No One Saw Coming
The Philadelphia Eagles shocked everyone last night with a stunning 41-33 Super Bowl LII win over Tom Brady and the New England Patriots.  Eagles backup quarterback Nick Foles was named MVP, yes that's right you heard me correctly, Foles, a guy who contemplated retirement from football a couple of s…
UTEP Falls to C-USA Foe UAB
The Miners were competitive through three quarters against C-USA leaders UAB on Friday night before the Blazers went on a 16-1 run to open the fourth quarter en route to the 84-64 victory.  UAB's impressive run in the final quarter resulted in the Blazers outscoring UTEP by a whopping 30-1…
XFL Franchise Coming to El Paso? Not a Chance
WWE founder and chairman Vince McMahon announced that the XFL is officially returning in 2020 following an 18 year hiatus.  There will be a total of eight franchises situated around the country, and they will play a 10-week schedule that will take place from January through March; all of the gi…
Watch Jim Senter and Dana Dimel on Crunchtime Together
In case you missed an epic Crunchtime on Saturday January 20 that will indeed go down as one of the more memorable to have aired, here is a YouTube video of the entire program from our 600 ESPN El Paso channel.  The show featured UTEP Athletic Director Jim Senter from 11-12 p...
UTEP Completes a Fierce Comeback Against FAU
The Miners rallied from a 15-point deficit to defeat FAU 75-70 on Thursday night, becoming the first team in program history to have multiple fifteen point comebacks in the same season.  With their win and a record of 12-6, 3-2 C-USA, Coach Kevin Baker now has the most victories by any fir…
Jim Senter and Dana Dimel Featured Guests on Crunchtime
After a several week hiatus, Crunchtime is back with a bang this Saturday with a loaded show.  Guests will include UTEP Athletic Director Jim Senter at 11 am, and new football coach Dana Dimel at high noon.  Both Jim Senter and Dana Dimel will be live in studio...
UTEP Falls to C-USA Preseason Favorite Middle Tennessee
The Miners looked to follow up a 15-point come from behind win over Charlotte on Thursday with a solid showing over C-USA preseason favorite Middle Tennessee, however, the Blue Raiders had other plans as they won 54-45 on Saturday afternoon...
UTEP Completes Tremendous Comeback To Knock Off Charlotte
The UTEP Women's basketball team rallied from a 15 point deficit to knock off Charlotte 67-58.  The come from behind win ties the fifth-largest in program history.  UTEP, who improved to 11-5, 2-1 C-USA, trailed at one point in the first half 25-10 with 6:18 to play, but the…
UTEP Splits Florida Roadtrip With A Loss At FAU
The Miners longest roadtrip since the 1987-88 season ended with a 72-66 loss at Florida Atlantic in Boca Raton on Sunday afternoon.  Overall UTEP went 5-4 on their five and a half week journey that spanned both coast lines and then some, totaling over 11,000 miles with a split on their Florida …
UTEP Opens Conference Play With A Nail Biting 77-76 Win Over FIU
A resilient UTEP Women's basketball team moved to 10-4, (1-0) C-USA, with a a tremendous hard fought 77-76 victory at FIU to open conference play.  The thrilling win came for the Miners despite not having leading scorer Tamara Seda for the majority of the contest due to a nose injury that …
UTEP Ventures To The Sunshine State To Open Conference Play
The UTEP Women's basketball team will conclude a five and a half week road trip that has spanned both coasts and accounted for approximately 11,000 plus miles to open conference play at FIU in Miami on Friday, and at FAU on Sunday.  Thus far the Miners are 4-3 on their journey that lasted all of Dec…
Sean Kugler to be Named Broncos Offensive Line Coach
Former UTEP football Coach Sean Kugler will be named the new offensive line coach for the Denver Broncos, the official announcement will be made today.  Kugler confirmed the news of his hiring to me at a chance meeting at a restaurant last night, mentioning that he was excited to go to Denver a…
UTEP 80, Rice 62: Miners Blow Out Owls for First Conference Win
Courtesy: UTEP Athletic Media Relations
Facing a new heap of adversity after losing leading scorer Keith Frazier to a leave of absence, the UTEP Miners turned in perhaps their most complete effort of the season in an 80-62 ambush of Rice on Saturday in the Haskins Center
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UTEP Goes 1-1 In The 22nd Annual Tulane Classic
Courtesy: UTEP Athletic Media Relations
The UTEP women’s basketball team was knocked off by host Tulane, 67-56, in the championship contest of the 22nd-annual Tulane Classic inside historic Fogelman Arena Friday afternoon.
The Miners (7-4) trailed by just three (21-18) after the first quarter but the …
UTEP Prepares For The Tulane Classic In NOLA
The Miners continue their 9 game road trip in New Orleans for a challenging tournament where they will face Samford on Thursday and either Tulane or Troy on Friday.