— Hank Bachmeier threw for 340 yards and two touchdowns, and Stefan Cobbs added a special teams touchdown and a 61-yard scoring reception as Boise State defeated UTEP 54-13 Friday night.
— Gavin Hardison threw a career-high three touchdown passes, Willie Eldridge and Ronald Awatt each had over 100 yards rushing, and UTEP beat Bethune-Cookman 38-28 on Saturday night.
- UTEP punished over football, softball violations
- UTEP suspends football activities, cancels game
- UTEP-UAB to play earlier, relocate due to virus
- C-USA rebooks seven games postponed by virus
— Jacob Cowing had a career-high 158 yards receiving, including a 59-yard score, and UTEP opened the season with a 30-3 victory over New Mexico State on Saturday night.
With the new season comes our new rankings of the worst of the worst, but there's a familiar squad at the top of the list.
After a relatively quiet 2020, college coaches across the country find themselves on the 2021 hot seat. We go conference-by-conference to see whose seat has the most pressure this season.
UTEP football coach Dana Dimel and former softball coach Tobin Echo-Hawk received one-year show-cause restrictions and the athletic department was placed on a year's probation Tuesday over NCAA violations in both programs.
Bill Connelly breaks down the Conference USA West division, and if anyone can rival UAB at the top.
— Jaelon Darden had eight catches for 173 yards and a career-high four touchdowns to help North Texas beat UTEP 45-43 on Friday night.
UTEP suspended football activities Sunday and called off another game after "multiple members'' of the football team tested positive for COVID-19.
Due to conditions around the coronavirus pandemic, the UTEP-UAB game will be moved up a day to Nov. 20 and relocated to Midland, Texas.
Conference USA has rescheduled seven football games that were postponed earlier this season because of COVID-19 issues. All will be played the first two weeks of December.
The game between FIU and UTEP, scheduled for Saturday in El Paso, Texas, has been canceled.
The game between North Texas and UTEP scheduled for Saturday in El Paso has been postponed due to the spread of COVID-19 in the region.
Saturday's game between Southern Miss and UTEP has been postponed due to COVID-19 cases in the Golden Eagles program, the school announced Friday.
The schedule says the 2020 college football season officially kicked off three weeks ago, but Saturday felt like the real start to the year.
Deion Hankins rushed for three touchdowns and UTEP held Louisiana-Monroe to 7 yards rushing in a 31-6 victory on Saturday.
Not even a "Row the Boat" campaign could save the Big Ten's recent PR disaster or keep the league off our list. But that doesn't mean Ryan McGee isn't happy about the Midwest's football titans returning next month.
Josh Fields and Ronald Awatt each had a rushing touchdown to help UTEP beat Abilene Christian 17-13 on Saturday night.
Ryan McGee is not allowing a depleted, um, talent pool to get in the way of The Bottom 10's return. In fact, The Bottom 10 has a whole new look, with the usual suspects cracking the top five (Florida State, anyone?).
Sam Ehlinger threw a 78-yard touchdown to Joshua Moore on the first play and had career-high five scoring passes in the first half, as No. 14 Texas rolled to a 59-3 season-opening win over UTEP Saturday night.