WAC men’s basketball looking to continue upswing in 2017-18

Asked if he notices a difference in the overall strength of WAC men’s basketball compared to just two or three years ago, CSU Bakersfield...

Silva helps UTRGV volleyball win, take first place in WAC

EDINBURG — Entering last season’s WAC Tournament, UTRGV volleyball coach Todd Lowery made the decision to move Barbara Silva from middle blocker to outside...

Freshmen Bowie, Levi feeling comfortable as UTRGV opens fall practice

EDINBURG — Greg Bowie said he received offers from schools in Conference USA and the Atlantic 10 during his recruiting process, but he decided...

UTRGV returners refreshed, energized for first team practice of 2017-18 season

MISSION — Not long after returning to her home country of Turkey this summer, UTRGV women’s basketball junior Idil Turk entered a 5,000-meter race...

UTRGV libero Zayas making quick impact

EDINBURG — A season ago, Gysell Zayas was a major cog at Tyler Junior College, recording 356 digs as a sophomore. Now, Zayas is...

UTRGV volleyball tops rival NMSU in home opener

EDINBURG — Ragni Steen Knudsen and Veronika Jandova combined on a block to seal UTRGV’s comeback win in its 2017 Western Athletic Conference opener....

Matlock ready to roll after formal introduction as UTRGV baseball coach

EDINBURG — New UTRGV baseball coach Derek Matlock stepped into his role as pitching coach and recruiting coordinator at West Virginia almost five years...

Chicago White Sox draft UTRGV’s Jose Garcia in 25th round

Before the MLB Draft got underway on Monday, UTRGV outfielder Jose Garcia had heard from only two teams: the St. Louis Cardinals and the...

Matlock looking to defy expectations as new UTRGV baseball coach

When new UTRGV baseball coach Derek Matlock took his first head coaching job at Fort Worth’s Eastern Hills High School in 1996, he remembers...

UTRGV tabs West Virginia assistant Matlock as new head baseball coach

EDINBURG — Derek Matlock, who spent the last five years as the recruiting coordinator and pitching coach at West Virginia and the 19 years...