Coach Sean Kugler Adds His First Football Recruit of the New Year - 6'2 190# JUCOTransfer, Safety Jameel Erving. Here's a link to what appears to be his most recent highlight reel. Jameel Erving Highlights Riverside City College, CA
JUCO combo guard, Jacob Thomas, committed to UTEP yesterday. He visited over the weekend. He is 6'4" and can shoot from beyond the arc. Originally signed to play at Long Beach State out of HS but did not qualify academically. Averaged 15pts as a freshman at Howard College and according to scouts will be an immediate impact.Here is a Link to his ESPN profile coming out of HS. http://espn.go.com/college-sports/basketball/recruiting/player/_/id/55590/jacob-thomas
Here's an in depth review of the Sun Bowl done by the guys over at Stadiumjourney.com. Have a read.
Have 20 people that are going to the UTEP @ Arizona game! Need to show the Nation UTEP basketball is back! Who else is going? #MinerCaravan— UTEP Miners (@Miner_Nation) September 27, 2012
Alright Miner fans, it's our time to show the Nation that MinerBall is back! We are planning a "Miner Caravan" to Arizona for the November 15th meeting vs the Wildcats and as of now we have 20 people going. We want to make a statement to the coaching staff, players, and the Nation that the 80's types of fans are back! If you were planning to go or want to, tweet @Miner_Nation or @Miner_front_row The team will be traveling by bus so the plan is to follow them. We want to get a estimated number of people ASAP to plan accordingly... regarding tickets and transportation. Picks up and Gooooo Miners! #MinerCaravan
The Miners started out the season with a good fight against Oklahoma, but the offense failed to capitalize on several chances and didn’t wake up the week later against Ole Miss. Everything clicked against New Mexico State, and now there’s a chance to come up with a splashy win over a wounded giant. Wisconsin is ripe for the picking.CollegeFootballNews.com Preview & Fearless Prediction – UTEP at Wisconsin
Here's a mixtape of UTEP Basketball commit Anthony January, a 6'7 small forward out of Southern California. Check it out.
Prediction: UTEP Wins Wisconsin has looked vulnerable for too long, and it got very, very lucky at home against Utah State. This blooming quarterback controversy sets the stage perfectly for an upset loss. A solid quarterback can make or break a team, and right now, the Badgers don't appear to have one—but the Miners do. --By Jessica Isner(Featured Columnist) at Bleacher Report--
Multiple sources are reporting that star F Arsalan Kazemi has requested a transfer from Rice University. Here's a quick write-up from midmajormadness.com talking about his decision to transfer.