Antwon Blake
9  Antwon Blake


Houston, Texas

High School:
Thurgood Marshall

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 205




Matt Camilli and Ian Campbell Named All-Conference USA Selections

Camilli was named to the 2011 All-Conference USA first team and Campbell was selected to the second team.


GAME 11: UTEP to Honor 22 Seniors in Home Finale

UTEP (5-5, 2-4 C-USA) closes out its 2011 home slate against Tulsa (7-3, 6-0 C-USA) on Saturday in the Sun Bowl. Kickoff is slated for 1 p.m. (mountain). The game will be nationally televised on CBS Sports Network.


UTEP to Host Tulsa Saturday With Bowl Eligibility on the Line

Special ticket prices are available when the Miners take on the red-hot Golden Hurricane, winners of six consecutive games.


Game 9: UTEP Seeks Second C-USA Win At Rice

The Miners will play their fifth game in front of a national television audience, with the game being televised on Fox Sports Network.


GAME 6: Miners Seek First C-USA Victory at Tulane

The game will be nationally televised on Fox College Sports (FCS) central with kickoff slated for 1:40 p.m. MT.


UTEP vs UCF. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre


UTEP vs Tulsa. Senior Day. Photos by IPA

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre


UTEP vs E. Carolina. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre


UTEP vs So. Miss. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre


UTEP vs Houston. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

2010 (JUNIOR): Starter in every game at left corner ... season totals were 60 tackles, two tackles for losses, a fumble recovery, two forced fumbles and a team-high 11 pass break-ups ... amassed his college best 10 stops (seven solos) along with a pair of passes deflected against Tulane ... broke up three passes at Tulsa ... forced fumbles on the road versus New Mexico and UAB ... recovered a fumble against the Lobos ... notched single tackles for losses versus Memphis and Rice ... had eight tackles at Arkansas and seven against Memphis ... broke up a pass and was credited with four solo stops in the New Mexico Bowl versus BYU.

2009 (SOPHOMORE): Played in eight games, primarily as a reserve cornerback ... credited with 20 tackles (13 solo), a sack and pass break-up ... made his first career start against Houston and responded with his best performance of the season ... tallied seven tackles (six solos), a sack and a break-up versus the 12th-ranked Cougars ... posted five stops against New Mexico State ... missed four games with an ankle injury.

2008 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in 10 games as a reserve defensive back ... tallied 11 stops, including nine solos, as a true freshman while adding three pass break-ups ... tied his season-best with three tackles at Tulsa and at East Carolina ... deflected three passes against the Pirates ... posted two takedowns versus UCF.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Rated the No. 123 cornerback in the country by Scout.com ... two-year starter for coach Dennis Brantley at Thurgood Marshall High School in Missouri City, Texas ... garnered All-District 23-5A honors as a senior ... captained a squad which posted a record of 7-3 and claimed a second-place finish in the district ... contributed 53 tackles, four interceptions and two fumble recoveries ... honorable mention All-District as a junior after registering 48 tackles and a pair of picks ... helped lead Thurgood Marshall High to a district title and 8-4 record in 2006 ... member of every special teams unit ... lists a fumble recovery for a touchdown against Kempner his junior year as his biggest thrill in sports ... three-year letterwinner in track & field, competing in the 100, 200 and 400 meter races, in addition to being a member of the 4x100 relay unit.

PERSONAL: Mother is Stephanie Blake ... full name is Antwon Valentino Blake ... born 8/9/90 (Jacksonville, Fla.) ... Multidisciplinary Studies major.