Anthony Puente
34  Anthony Puente


San Antonio, Texas

High School:
Marshall HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 225




Nathan Jeffery Shines in UTEP's First Spring Scrimmage

Nathan Jeffery ran for 73 yards and had a 61-yard touchdown reception, highlighting UTEP's first scrimmage of the spring on Friday in the Sun Bowl.


Game 9: UTEP Seeks Second C-USA Win At Rice

The Miners will play their fifth game in front of a national television audience, with the game being televised on Fox Sports Network.


Mike Price Media Luncheon Quotes (10/17/11)

UTEP's head coach recapped the Miners' 44-7 win at Tulane while looking ahead to Saturday's Homecoming game versus Colorado State.



UTEP Football vs Tulsa

Photo Gallery by Michael P. Reese


UTEP Football vs UNM

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese


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

Miners 41 Aggies 28. Photos by IPA


UTEP vs E. Carolina. Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre

Photos by Ivan Pierre Aguirre


UTEP vs Stony Brook. By Michael Patrick Reese

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

2012 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in all 12 games ... pitched in 10 tackles, four of which were of the solo variety ... all 10 of his tackles came within the first five games of the year, including a career-best four stops against No. 4 Oklahoma ... key member of the UTEP special teams unit.

2011 (FRESHMAN): Reserve linebacker who played in 10 games for the Miners ... tallied four stops.

2010: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Three-year letterwinner for John Marshall High School ... recognized as first team All-City and All-District as both a junior and senior ... voted the city's All-Star defensive MVP in 2010 ... tallied 68 tackles as a senior, 63 as a junior and 55 in his first year with varsity in 2007 ... earned three letters for basketball and was a first team All-District performer ... also secured a pair of letters with track & field and was the district champion in shot put.

PERSONAL: Full name is Anthony Issac Puente ... has one brother and one sister ... son of Raymond and Rosalinda Puente ... born 4/11/92 (San Antonio, Texas) ... Kinesiology major.

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