A united UTEP women’s basketball team pushed its winning streak to three with a 72-57 road conquest of Rice in front of a nationally-televised audience (Fox Sports Networks) at Tudor Fieldhouse early Saturday afternoon.
After dropping a pair of games to No. 10 Arizona in Tucson, the UTEP softball team will travel Stockton, Calif. to compete at the Libby Matson Tournament hosted byPacific (Feb. 28-March 2) this weekend.
Tulsa may be the hottest team in Conference USA, winning its last five games by 10 points or more. UTEP Coach Tim Floyd knows his Miners will have their hands full in the regular season home finale on Thursday at 7:05 p.m.
Senior forward Kayla Thornton finished with 23 points Saturday night in a 81-74win over East Carolina, which was a physical contest that saw several technical fouls assessed in the final minutes, one on an ECU player which caused Thornton to fa