UTRGV’s Chirchir turning heads, shining in cross country, track

EDINBURG — Every day, Abraham Chirchir would get ready for elementary school. And he’d start running. He’d run six miles to school and those same six...

WAC cancels all spring sports, ends UTRGV’s year

EDINBURG — The Western Athletic Conference announced the cancellation of all sports for the remainder of the academic year Wednesday due to concerns about...

UTRGV announces continuity plan after suspension of competition

EDINBURG — The UTRGV Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced in a news release its plans “to maintain continuity and create a controlled environment for...

NCAA grants eligibility relief to current student-athletes

EDINBURG —NCAA President Mark Emmert on Thursday announced the cancellation of the Division I men’s and women’s 2020 basketball tournaments, as well as remaining...

NCAA, WAC suspend competition amid coronavirus concerns

The Western Athletic Conference announced the immediate suspension of all conference athletic activities until further notice due to concerns regarding the COVID-19, or novel...

Western Athletic Conference cancels basketball tournaments, suspends spring competition

LAS VEGAS – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Department of Intercollegiate Athletics learned on Thursday that, due to concerns about the safety...

Graham, Tyler earn All-WAC honors; UTRGV set for WAC Tourney

The UTRGV women's basketball team is set for the Western Athletic Conference Tournament in Las Vegas as the Vaqueros (13-16, 8-8 WAC) will play...

Levi repeats as WAC Defensive Player of the Year

For the second consecutive season, UTRGV junior point guard Javon Levi has been named the Western Athletic Conference’s Defensive Player of the Year, the...

March Magic: Varner’s jumper lifts UTRGV over Cal Baptist in overtime

EDINBURG — With time winding down and a sellout crowd at UTRGV Fieldhouse on its feet, junior point guard Javon Levi raced up court....

UTRGV rides four-run 8th to comeback victory over SDSU

EDINBURG — The old adage goes, “It’s not how you start, but how you finish.” That applied to UTRGV baseball team this weekend as the...