Texas San Antonio Kicker Jared Sacket kicked a 28 yard field goal to give the Road Runners their only lead of the game and end the UTEP’s hopes of back-to-back bowl games as they beat the Miners 34-31 Saturday Night at the Alamodome.
On a cold Senior Day from the Sun Bowl, the Miner senior class treated the 10,758 in attendance to the most dominant performance in the Dana Dimmel era with a 40 to 6 victory of the visiting Panthers of Florida International University.
EP Sports Network has partnered with the NFHS Network to broadcast the Abilene Eagles vs the Del Valle Conquistadores and Amarillo Palo Duro Dons vs the Canutillo Eagles Texas High School Football Bi-District Playoff Games.
Miner Kicker Gavin Baechle kick his way into the UTEP record book going 3 for 3 with field goals of 29, 32, and 28. The last field goal that put him at 51 for his career was the game winner as UTEP defeated Florida Atlantic 24-21.