Hankins runs for 3 TDs in UTEP’s 31-6 over Warhawks


MONROE, La. (AP) — Deion Hankins ran for three touchdowns and UTEP held Louisiana-Monroe to 7 yards rushing in a 31-6 victory on Saturday. Hankins rushed for 118 yards on 22 carries. Gavin Hardison was 13-of-25 passing for 302 yards with Justin Garrett collecting 120 yards receiving and Jacob Cowing 102. Colby Suits finished with 184 yards passing with a TD and an interception for the Warhawks. The victory has UTEP off to its best start since its 2010 team started 5-1. It also gave the Miners their most wins in a season since 2014 when they finished with four.