An inexperienced UTEP squad got bitten hard by the injury bug in 2015. But if the Miners can stay healthier this fall, they could have the star power and experience necessary to rack up wins...
No other position group has seen more injury adversity than the secondary, but not to worry recruiting has came through in the clutch.
UTEP has a number of open spots for either starting jobs or reserve depth; here are the spots up for grabs.
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.
Six games gone, six to go, three wins equals a bowl bid. I breakdown, and give a letter grade to each position group though the first half of the season,
Coach Kugler vowed there would be changes this week, and a few were made in Tuesday's first practice of the week.
The head man talked about the UNM win, and things he liked from it, but now all focus turns to Texas Tech.