Kevin Lopez
49  Kevin Lopez


El Paso, Texas

High School:
Chapin HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190




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.

2010 (JUNIOR): Did not appear in any games.

2009 (SOPHOMORE): Did not see action ... listed on the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.0 GPA or better).

PRIOR TO UTEP: Lettered as a senior for head coach Darren Walker at Chapin High School in El Paso in 2007 ... contributed 51 points (39 PATs, 4 FGs) ... also served as punter, compiling 76 punts for 2,727 yards (35.9 avg.) ... season-long punt was 60 yards ... joined the football team following a request to try out for the squad ... also lettered with the soccer team for three years, earning All-District accolades each year.

PERSONAL: Full name is Kevin Gabriel Lopez ... nickname is "K-Dog" ... parents are Sixto and Redia Lopez ... dad is a chief in the U.S. Navy ... has one brother ... favorite athlete is Pele ... born 3/2/80 (Millington, Tenn.) ... Business Management major.