1:30 P.M. Mountain Time
Sun Bowl Stadium
Forecast: Sunny and windy with a temperature time of 55 degrees at kickoff according to the Weather Channel.
TV: FOX Sports Network, FOX SPORTS ARIZONA, FOX SPORTS DETROIT, FOX SPORTS MIDWEST, FOX SPORTS NORTH, FOX SPORTS OHIO, FOX SPORTS OKLAHOMA, FOX SPORTS SOUTHEAST, FOX SPORTS SOUTHWEST, FOX SPORTS WEST, FOX SPORTS WISCONSIN, MASN 2
Streaming: Fox Sports Go
Announcers: Play by Play: Brendan Burke, Color Analyst: Ben Leber, Sideline Reporter: Christian Steckel
Series History: LA Tech leads the series 8-2-1, having won seven of the last eight meetings since 1991. The two teams met four times as members of the Western Athletic Conference from 2001-04. This is the third meeting as members of Conference USA. UTEP is 1-4-1 versus LA Tech in games played in the Sun City (0-4 in the Sun Bowl). The Miners have never beaten a team coached by Skip Holtz. They are 0-5 since 2007 (0-2 when he was at East Carolina, 0-1 at USF, 0-2 at LA Tech). UTEP last defeated LA Tech on Oct. 23, 2004 in Ruston by the score of 44-27. The last contest in the Sun Bowl between the two programs was on Oct. 5, 2013 - a 38-35 LA Tech victory. The Miners' lone win in El Paso against the Bulldogs came on Nov. 18, 1939 - a 27-0 victory.
Betting Line: LA Tech -24.5. Over/Under: 55
In El Paso, FM 9.23 KFOX , or UTEP Miners IMG Sports Network on TuneIn (Jon Teicher (Play-by-Play), Bernie Ricono (Color), Jeff Limberg (Sidelines)