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Wesley Miller
13  Wesley Miller

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fresno, Calif.

High School:
San Joaquin Memorial HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 195

Position:
DB

Experience:
3L

04/10/2014

School-Record 140 UTEP Student-Athletes Make C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

A Cumulative GPA Of 3.0 Is Required

04/22/2013

School-Record 42 UTEP Student-Athletes Receive C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal

A Cumulative 3.75 GPA Is Required To Earn Medal

04/11/2013

School-Record 139 UTEP Student-Athletes make C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.

10/15/2012

Game 8: Miners Host Tulane in 81st Homecoming Game

UTEP will be home for three of its final five regular season games, starting on Saturday against Tulane (6 p.m. MT). It marks the Miners' 81st Homecoming game.

10/01/2012

Game 6: Miners Seek First Conference Victory at Home Versus SMU

The Miners face SMU on Saturday in the Sun Bowl in search of their first C-USA victory.

09/13/2014

UTEP Football vs New Mexico State

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

08/30/2014

UTEP Football vs UNM

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

04/12/2013

UTEP Football Spring Game, 2013

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

10/20/2012

UTEP vs Tulane, Homecoming. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by IPA

09/15/2012

UTEP vs NMSU 90th metting. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Miners 41 Aggies 28. Photos by IPA

Four-time C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal
Four-time C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2013 (JUNIOR): Hampered by injuries throughout the season ... appeared in four games and made three starts at the safety position ... tallied 22 tackles (11s/11a) ... recorded 1.5 tackles for losses and five pass breakups ... notched a career-high and led the defense with 11 stops (5s/6a) against Tulsa ... registered five pass breakups at Rice, tying the second-most by an FBS player in a game this year ... also recorded four tackles (2s/2a) against Rice ... tallied five stops (4s/1a) at Middle Tennessee ... came up with two tackles in a victory at rival NM State.

2012 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in 12 contests with two starts ... responsible for 34 tackles, including 13 solo stops ... had the fourth-highest number of pass break-ups (five) on the team ... recovered two fumbles at Houston and one more against Rice to lead the team and tie for first in Conference USA ... picked off his first career pass at East Carolina ... registered two pass break-ups in the victory versus I-10 rival NM State ... also broke up a pair of passes against SMU ... piled up 23 tackles over the first five games of Conference USA action ... tallied a season-best six stops at Tulsa in the third tilt of the sequence.

2011 (FRESHMAN): Walk-on who appeared in 12 games, making six starts at strong safety ... registered 47 tackles, 33 of which were of the solo variety ... 31 stops came in league play ... recorded double-digit tackles versus Tulane (10) ... also had two fumble recoveries for 38 yards (20 versus SMU, 18 versus Tulsa).

2010: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Three-year starter for San Joaquin Memorial and a two-time All-North Yosemite League first team selection ... second team All-Section honoree as a senior ... captained a squad that forged a 10-2 mark in 2009 ... registered 60 tackles (44 solo), four sacks, three interceptions and three fumble recoveries ... also saw some action on offense, scoring four TDs (two rushing/two receiving) ... had seven carries for 98 yards and caught two passes for 130 yards ... played primarily on defense in 2008, finishing with 56 tackles (34 solo), four interceptions and a trio of sacks ... contributed 26 tackles (18 solo) and an interception as a sophomore in 2007.

PERSONAL: Full name is Wesley Austin Miller ... son of Matt and T.J. Miller ... has a younger sister ... born in Fresno, Calif. ... graduated in May 2014 with a Business/Economics major ... is currently pursuing his Master's degree.

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