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Kevin Lopez
49  Kevin Lopez

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Chapin HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190

Position:
K

Experience:
0L

11/14/2011

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.

11/14/2011

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.

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