Keonte Kennedy, a four-star recruit from Austin Westlake out of the class of 2018, joins the Miners fresh off his first season with Xavier. He appeared in 22 games for Xavier, having logged just 12 minutes per game, 2.0 points, 1.4 rebounds and nearly an assist per game.
Today, Kevin Baker announced the trio of coaches hired for UTEP women's basketball—Todd Buchanan (associate head coach), Anthony Anderson (assistant coach and director of player development) and Heather Karner (assistant coach and recruiting coordinator).
El Paso County case records indicate that Miners senior quarterback Kai Locksley was arrested last night and charged with four crimes—"unlawful carrying of a weapon, possession of marijuana, terroristic threat and driving while intoxicated."
Despite not having been invited to any postseason college football All-Star games or the NFL Combine, Nik Needham has captured the attention of NFL scouts across the league as an overlooked cornerback prospect.
In attempts to reload with more depth entering the 2019-20 season, Kevin Baker and his staff strategically sought out recruits and succeeded in signing three top-100 JUCO recruits, along with their four incoming high school signees that will join the Miners in the fall.
Today it was announced that a former player and colleague of Terry would rejoin his staff at UTEP. Kenton Paulino, who recently spent two seasons with the Tulsa Hurricanes, has been announced as the next assistant coach for the Miners.