UTEP to Honor 17 Seniors in Final Contest of 2012 Seeking its first winning streak of the season, UTEP caps the 2012 campaign with a home game against Rice.
The Miners hit the road to plays its next-to-last Conference USA road game of the season on Saturday at Houston.
The Miners take on fourth-ranked Oklahoma on Saturday in the Sun Bowl. Game time is slated for 8:30 p.m.
UTEP will be playing its 80th Homecoming game in school history on Saturday.
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2011 (FRESHMAN): Saw action in five contests for the Miners as a reserve center.
2010: Redshirted ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for posting a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.
PRIOR TO UTEP: First team All-District 14-5A offensive lineman as a junior and senior at Conroe High School ... first team All-District defensive lineman as a senior ... played offensive guard and defensive tackle during his prep career ... regarded as a top-100 area player by the Houston Chronicle ... rated one of the top-150 defensive end prospects in the country by Scout.com ... All-County choice on defense as a junior and offense as a senior ... coached by Roger Holtkamp at Conroe HS, where he was a three-year varsity letterwinner ... also a member of Conroe's wrestling and track & field teams ... finished in the top-eight in the state while wrestling at 285 pounds.
PERSONAL: Parents are Steve and Stacey Brown ... has two brothers and one sister ... born 2/25/92 (The Woodlands, Texas) ... Pre-Business major.