Gildan New Mexico Bowl: What You Need to Know

120814nmbowlJoin the Miner Nation and fellow Miner Maniacs at University Stadium in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to cheer on the football team at 12:20 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 as they face off against Utah State in the Gildan New Mexico Bowl.

Tickets are $40 and will go on sale Monday at 8 a.m. by calling (915) 747-6150.

For UTEP Students:

University of Texas at El Paso students have two options to see the Gildan New Mexico Bowl. The first option is $35 and includes entry into the game and tailgate, plus travel on the Fan Fiesta Bus from the UTEP campus to University Stadium in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The second option is $20 for an individual game ticket only.

Students must purchase their tickets by 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17. They also may purchase up to 1 additional ticket with cash or check – no credit cards will be accepted. Tickets for either option may be picked up beginning at noon Thursday, Dec. 18.

For more information, please contact the Office of Student Life at 915-747-5648 or visit their website at

For Alumni:

UTEP alumni can enjoy the Gildan New Mexico Bowl game weekend in style, starting with a free viewing party of the UTEP versus Arizona men’s basketball game at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19 at Uptown Sports Bar, 6601 Uptown Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM, 87110.

For those in El Paso, tickets for the alumni charter bus, tailgate party and football game are $90 for current Alumni Association members and $100 for nonmembers. The alumni bus begins boarding at 5:15 a.m. and leaves at 6 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20. The alumni bus will leave Albuquerque at 6 p.m. to return to El Paso.

Individual tickets for the tailgate party are $20 and tickets for the game are $40.

To purchase tickets, please contact the UTEP Ticket Office at 915-747-6150 or visit the Office of Alumni Relations website at