MINERS

Wayne Hansen
 Wayne Hansen

Hometown:
Monahans, Texas

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 231

Position:
Defensive Line

Years Played:
1947-49

Played at UTEP for three years in the late 1940's before moving onto the NFL, first with the Bears and later with the Cowboys ... Hansen was the center and nose tackle for the Miners from 1947-49, earning All-Border Conference honors as a senior ... Old-time observers still rate him as one of the best in the school's history.