In Sean Kugler's second year in charge, UTEP rode sound, conservative play to just its second bowl in nine seasons. The Miners could put together a nearly identical identity and run this fall.
One program is looking to keep a bowl game trophy hoisting streak alive, while the other is looking to break a drought.
Improvement is the key component of a college football program (hell of any football team), where do the Miners grade out now at the end of the regular season compared to the mid-season grades I...
The bowl eligible Miners, (read that again), prepare to break the H-Town hex as things move on from North Texas to Rice quick.
With the Centennial celebration coming about this weekend, UTEP Athletics added a nice buzz to the big UTEP fiesta, and Sean Kugler brought some basketball friends to join the Monday lunch party...
Another huge step in full improvement was conquered by the UTEP defense in the 35-14 win against Southern Miss.
Old Dominion rallied for three third quarter touchdowns, but the Miners overcame the fierce rally for their first conference win.
The New Mexico State Aggies enter the Sun Bowl for the 92nd installment of the Battle of I-10 Saturday night. Kickoff is slated for 6:00 p.m. MT.