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PHOTOS: Glory Road Glow Run 5K

By on September 29, 2014

Glory Road Glow Run 5K took place Saturday, Sept. 27. The run started and ended at the UTEP campus.

Flashback: March 19, 1966

By on March 19, 2014

Called one of the greatest upsets in NCAA basketball history, the Texas Western College Miners, coached by Don Haskins, defeat four-time champion University of Kentucky Wildcats under Adolph Rupp for the national championship in Maryland, 72 – 65.

UTEP Headlines

By on March 14, 2014

Research grants, Glory Road, the Conference USA tournament and a preview of the campus Open House in April are all a part of UTEP Headlines this week.

Championship team glorified in movie

By on March 9, 2014

Ten years ago, the University of Texas at El Paso's biggest basketball moment finally received the Hollywood treatment.

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Centennial Tour Series Highlights 1966 NCAA Championship and Glory Road

By on March 7, 2014

The Centennial Tour Series for March will tell the story of the 1966 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship win by the Texas Western College Miners and the 2006 film, Glory Road.

New Lesson Materials about Glory Road

By on March 3, 2014

Just in time for March Madness, El Paso area educators have prepared lessons materials about the 1966 national champion Miner team.

Day 65: Don “The Bear” Haskins

By on October 28, 2013

Today is Day 65 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. Don Haskins is UTEP’s most legendary basketball coach, notable for leading an all-Black starting lineup to victory against an all-White Kentucky team in the 1966 NCAA tournament. A former

Day 66: Glory Road

By on October 27, 2013

Today is Day 66 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. Glory Road was released in January of 2006 starring John Lucas as Coach Don Haskins, Derek Luke as Bobby Joe Hill and Jon Voight as Kentucky Wildcats Coach Adolph

Day 68: The 1966 Championship Game and Team

By on October 25, 2013

Today is Day 68 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. One of the most celebrated moments in UTEP history came on March 19th, 1966, when the Texas Western Miners basketball team won the NCAA Men’s Division One Basketball Tournament.