POSTED: Friday, February 5, 2010 - 3:56pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 2:26pm
Saturday's basketball game at the Don Haskins Center between the UTEP Miners and the Tulsa Golden Hurricane is sold out.
UTEP officials say more than 12,000 tickets were all sold by noon on Friday.
We're told this marks the first sellout of a home game this season, the third sellout of the Tony Barbee era, and the 109th sellout in the Don Haskins Center since it opened in 1977.
UTEP and Tulsa are tied for first place in the Conference USA standings, both 7-1 in league play.
Saturday night's game will be televised on ESPN2, tipoff is at 8:05 p.m.