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.
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.
Miners 41 Aggies 28. Photos by IPA
2011 (JUNIOR): Did not see action.
2010 (SOPHOMORE): Reserve defensive lineman did not have any statistics while appearing in one game (NM State).
PRIOR TO UTEP: Signed with Southeast Oklahoma State out of high school but did not see any action before transferring to UTEP ... first team All-District, All-City and All-County defensive end in 2007 for McKinney Boyd High School ... accumulated 66 tackles and seven sacks that year while leading the squad to a 9-4 mark and the third round of the playoffs ... two-year letterwinner who played both end and tackle.
PERSONAL: Parents are David Cordova and Priscilla Delgado, both of whom attended UTEP ... has one sister ... born 5/27/90 (El Paso, Texas) ... Multidisciplinary Studies major.