UTEP (1-0) christens the home portion of its 2014 schedule versus Big 12 power Texas Tech (1-0) on Saturday. Kickoff is set for 9:05 p.m. MT.
The UTEP football team ended its spring season under first year head coach Sean Kugler before a crowd of 2,581, the largest attendance since the 2004 campaign.
Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.
UTEP's running backs covered 251 yards and scored five times in the Miners' second scrimmage of the fall on Saturday in the Sun Bowl.
Miners 41 Aggies 28. Photos by IPA
2013 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
2014 (SOPHOMORE): Saw action in 12 games ... tallied 95 yards on four receptions (23.8 average) and a touchdown ... recorded first collegiate reception at LA Tech, finishing with two catches for nine yards ... hauled in a 75-yard touchdown pass at UTSA, the first of his collegiate career ... reeled in an 11-yard catch during a victory over Southern Miss.
2013 (FRESHMAN): Saw action on the scout team.
PRIOR TO UTEP: Two-year letterman at Lancaster HS ... earned second team All-District 15-4A honors as a junior while receiving a first team nod as a senior ... combined to pile up roughly 1,800 receiving yards while scoring 16 touchdowns over his two years ... his efforts helped the team win back-to-back district championships ... also competed in basketball and track & field.
PERSONAL: Son of Clifton and Bevelan White ... has three brothers and two sisters ... born in Dallas, Texas ... criminal justice major.