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  1. UTEP football: Rice shuts down Miners 31-13, watch highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | El Paso Times

    HOUSTON >> UTEP didn't lose 31-13 to Rice on Friday night because they were in the city of Houston. UTEP played well in spurts, they flirted with digging themselves out of a two-touchdown hole, they showed toughness, but ultimately they couldn't establish a run game and they struggled to defend four Rice deep balls that went for big gains.

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  2. UTEP Outmatched in 31-13 Loss at RiceRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Miner Rush

    Despite the score being close well into the fourth quarter, Rice seemed to have this one in hand most of the second half and walked away with a decisive 31-13 win. Driphus Jackson completed just 10 passes on the night, but averaged nearly 23 yards per completion, passing for 227 yards, two touchdowns and an interception in the 31-13 win Friday night in Houston.

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  3. Football notebook: Many UTEP players making Houston homecoming, playing old friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | El Paso Times

    UTEP's noted struggles in Houston are not due to a lack of familiarity. The Miners have 11 players on the two-deep chart from the Houston area and a number of others are making the trip.

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  4. UTEP football: Underdog Miners look to beat history, OwlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | El Paso Times

    They tumbled into adversity, picked themselves up and went on a winning streak. They hit the road as a two-touchdown underdog and dominated.

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  5. Bowl hopes are over for North Texas after Mean Green drubbed at UTEPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Dallas Morning News

    The Mean Green came into their encore season following a nine-win campaign highlighted by a Heart of Dallas Bowl win talking of building on the momentum they established with just the third bowl win in program history. Those hopes officially came to an end with a 35-17 loss to UTEP at the Sun Bowl late Saturday night.

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  6. UTEP's Sean Kugler on win over North Texas and upcoming game against FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    On Saturday's win over North Texas) "It was an exciting win for our team especially on the Centennial weekend. It was a great weekend for all Miner fans.

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  7. UTEP football: Miners build improvement around offensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | El Paso Times

    The 2013 season was a steady rainstorm of blows for the UTEP football team, but what had to kill coach Sean Kugler was the struggles of the offensive line. Kugler built his career by building fronts.

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  8. Football: UTEP takes down North Texas in late-night matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    North Texas dreams of a repeat bowl appearance ended not long after the sun set on the Sun Bowl late Saturday night. The Mean Green came into their encore season, following a nine-win campaign highlighted by a Heart of Dallas Bowl win, talking of building on the momentum they established with just the third bowl win in program history.

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  9. UTEP football notes: Miners make history with rushing proficiency against North TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | El Paso Times

    UTEP's 35-17 victory over North Texas began with a 20-yard Aaron Jones burst that marked a good start to a night that was historically good. The Miners ended up with 351 rushing yards and that was notable for several reasons.

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  10. UTEP football: Miners fulfill promise in routRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | El Paso Times

    The Miners would run the ball, they would stop the run. They would control the lines of scrimmage.

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  11. UTEP runs away from North Texas for 35-17 winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    Nathan Jeffery ran for three first-half touchdowns as UTEP built a 28-0 halftime lead and cruised to a 35-10 win over North Texas Saturday night. Jefferys capped the Miners' opening drive with a 31-yard run for a touchdown, and then scored from the 2 to make it 14-0 after one quarter.

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  12. UTEP football: Miners going bowling after rout of North TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | El Paso Times

    Following a 35-17 destruction of North Texas that represents a mirror of the drubbing they took last year in Denton, the 6-4 Miners posed a different set of questions. When is the last time UTEP was this good? When is the last time the defense was this good? When was the last time, with so much at stake, the Miners came out and laid this kind of beating on a team that was supposed to be far, far better than them two months ago? The biggest game of the Kugler era was in substance, if not statistics, the finest moment, a statement, an exclamation point.

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  13. UTEP Reaches Bowl Eligibility With 35-17 Drubbing of North TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Miner Rush

    The Miners jumped out to an early lead and after putting their foot on the breaks late in the second, coasted to the 35-17 victory Saturday night at the Sun Bowl. Aaron Jones returned to the lineup for the Miners and racked up 177 yards and a pair of touchdowns on the ground, leading his team to their sixth win and bowl eligibility for the first time since 2010.

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  14. Recap: Texas-El Paso vs. North TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | The Wichita Eagle

    Nathan Jeffery carried the ball just seven times, yet scored three rushing touchdowns, as the Texas-El Paso Miners dominated the North Texas Mean Green, 35-17, in Conference USA action at Sun Bowl Stadium. Jeffery went for 46 yards on the ground for the Miners as the team generated a hefty 351 yards and five touchdowns on 46 rushing attempts overall.

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  15. Football: UTEP overpowers Mean GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The Mean Green came into their encore season following a nine-win campaign highlighted by a Heart of Dallas Bowl win talking of building on the momentum they established with just the third bowl win in program history. Those hopes officially came to an end with a 35-17 loss to UTEP at the Sun Belt late Saturday night.

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  16. Miner football: Favored UTEP tries for elusive sixth victory against North TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | El Paso Times

    University of Texas-El Paso's Mack Leftwich scrambles out of the pocket against the University of North Texas during an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, in Denton, Texas. If UTEP loses as a touchdown home favorite to North Texas today, they will assemble Monday morning and bravely say that they still have two games to become bowl eligible.

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  17. Prediction: UNT will keep things interesting by winning on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    North Texas running back Antoinne Jimmerson slips away from Florida Atlantic defensive back Christian Milstead and into the end zone for a touchdown last week in the Mean Green's win over the Owls. When North Texas has the ball: The Mean Green are coming off one of their best offensive performances of the season in a 31-10 win over Florida Atlantic that saw UNT get its running game going.

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  18. Five things UNT fans should know about UTEPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    UTEP running back Aaron Jones breaks free for a 24-yard touchdown in a win over UTSA earlier this season in San Antonio. Jones is expected to play on Saturday after missing last week's loss to Western Kentucky due to a knee injury.

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  19. UTEP football: RB Nathan Jeffery earns Miners' respectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | El Paso Times

    For much of his first three years at UTEP, Nathan Jeffery's career seemed like it would end with him waiving from the back of a parade float. Jeffery came to UTEP as one of the most decorated tailbacks in Texas high school history, then after a redshirt year began his Miner career by forcing his way into a committee with three seniors.

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  20. UNT notebook: UNT seeks repeat of last season against UTEPRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    North Texas junior defensive back Kenny Buyers heads for the end zone after intercepting a Florida Atlantic pass, Saturday, November 8, 2014, at Apogee Stadium. There weren't many teams last season in Conference USA that had much success when it came to slowing down UTEP's Aaron Jones.

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