Dana Dimel had to do something this morning that he's never had to experience in his 37 years of coaching—break the news to his players and coaches that one of their own, tight end signee Luke Laufenberg, died today following his battle with a rare form of leukemia.
In efforts to improve the student fan experience at Miner football games, the UTEP athletic department succeeded again in improving the overall gameday involvement by allotting an exclusive tailgating area atop the Sun Bowl parking garage for students.
Between having a revamped coaching staff and onboarding 11 newcomers to the team, UTEP women's soccer first-year head coach Kathryn Balogun continues to welcome the freshness in creating a program and establishing the new foundation.
Alas, the 2019-20 schedule has finally been released by the UTEP men's basketball program, with a plethora of key games, including home games against New Mexico, Arkansas-Pine Bluff and New Mexico State, along with a huge road game against Houston.
Just as the dawn of football camp approaches, the UTEP football team received a massive blow to their offense with the news of senior tailback Quardraiz Wadley out for the season with a season-ending toe injury.