Travaun Nixon

Texas-El Paso Miners #5 - Defensive Back

  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 200

UTEP Football: Meet the Defense/Special Teams

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Here's MinerRush's projections for starters and backups on the defensive side of the ball in 2012. Also included are the special teams.

UTEP Football Players Sign Free Agent Deals

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The UTEP Miners football team didn't have a single player taken in the 2012 NFL draft, but it didn't take long for a group of them to get their chance as soon as the draft concluded. At this point...

Conference USA and The NFL Draft

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In just about 6 hours, the 2012 NFL draft will kickoff live from Radio City Music Hall. The first round will take place tonight beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET. The second and third rounds will be...

[3] Tulsa @ [5] UTEP Game Preview

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The Tulsa Golden Hurricane and the UTEP Miners will face off for the 20th time Saturday with much more than bragging rights on the line. Tulsa leads the series 11-8, and 5-4 in El Paso, but the...

Bulls Recon: Miner Rush Talks UTEP Football

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Welcome back to an actual football version of Bulls Recon! In this week's edition, asalom from our friends at Miner Rush were nice enough to answer a few questions on UTEP's young squad, who should...

Running With The Bulls

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This Saturday's win was a great one, and was much needed. The Aggies were coming off a huge road win at Minnesota, and we were obviously on the road without our starting QB. The win not only says a...

Picks Up & Down: Closing the Book on UTEP's 28-17 Loss to SMU

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Picks Up and Picks Down. Time to take close the book on the SMU game.

Picks Up: Recapping the Good from UTEP's 31-24 Win Over Stony Brook

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It was an ugly win. But as a UTEP Miner fan, you have to take what you can get.

Stony Brook Vs. UTEP Final Score: Miners Had It The Whole Time

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I had no idea Stony Brook even fielded a team. Neither, apparently, did UTEP. After going through the motions and failing to show any discernible signs of life in regulation, the Miners suddenly...

Summer Vacation: Conference USA

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A preview of the 2011 Conference USA football season. Prediction: Southern Miss beats SMU in the conference title game.

Summer Vacation: Bowl Gluts, Size Matters, and the UTEP Miners

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A look at the 2011 UTEP Miners football team, one with rising stars Travaun Nixon and Joe Banyard and little hope for another bowl this fall.

The Rushies: Most Hated Opposing Football Player

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It's time to start handing out some Rushie's.