MINERS

Will  Hernandez
76  Will Hernandez

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Chaparral HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 330

Position:
OL

Experience:
1L

Major:
Kinesiology

09/01/2014

UTEP Takes on Big 12 Opponent Texas Tech

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.

11/15/2014

UTEP Football vs North Texas

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

2014 All-C-USA Freshman Team

2014 (FRESHMAN):
Started all 13 games at the left guard position ... played on an offensive line unit that has only surrendered 13 sacks (ranked first in Conference USA and eighth nationally) ... the Miners also ranked fourth in C-USA in rushing offense, averaging 207.8 yards per game, while scoring 27 rushing touchdowns ... led team to New Mexico Bowl, its first since 2010 ... the rushing offense has totaled seven 200-plus yard games, including four 300-plus yard games during the season ... the Miners ran for a season-high in yards (351) and touchdowns (five) during a win over North Texas.

2013: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Played three years of varsity ball as an offensive guard and defensive tackle ... recognized as All-Conference on both offense and defense ... registered 42 tackles, eight sacks, one interception, five forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries during his senior season ... completed on the wrestling and track & field teams as well.

PERSONAL: Full name is William Hernandez ... son of Robert Hernandez and Angelica Lemus ... has one sister ... born in Las Vegas, Nev. ... kinesiology major.