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UTEP freshman repeats with C-USA award

For the second straight week UTEP guard Lulu McKinney has been named the Conference USA Women’s Basketball Freshman of the Week, the league office revealed Monday.

UTEP defeats Alcorn State 63-53

Cameasha Turner scored 13 points to lead a trio of players in double figures, and UTEP held off a feisty and upset-minded Alcorn State squad, 63-53, at the Don Haskins Center Sunday afternoon.

Miners Win Tourney Title

Vince Hunter posted 18 points and 16 rebounds to earn MVP honors at the WestStar Bank Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational as UTEP topped Kent State, 78-75, for the championship on

Miners guard named C-USA Freshman of the Week

UTEP point guard Lulu McKinney has been named the Conference USA Freshman of the Week, the league office revealed Monday. She is the first Miner to be so recognized since Irene Gari achieved the distinction on Dec. 10, 2012.

UTEP sophomore wins third C-USA Player of the Week honor

For the third time this season, UTEP sophomore forward Vince Hunter has been chosen the Conference USA Player of the Week.

Miners rip Alcorn State to advance to Championship game

UTEP made quick work of Alcorn State on Sunday night, rolling over the Braves, 78-45, in the WestStar Bank Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational at the Haskins Center.

Miners to host Alcorn State in WestStar Bank Haskins Invitational

UTEP will join Alcorn State, Kent State and North Dakota State in the 53rd edition of the WestStar Bank Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational on Sunday and Monday (Dec. 21-22) at the Haskins Center. -

Miners Roll Over Prairie View A&M, 86-48

The UTEP women’s basketball team played with purpose and passion on the way to knocking off Prairie View A&M, 86-48, at the Don Haskins Center Saturday afternoon.

UTEP falls to Utah St. in Gildan New Mexico Bowl, 21-6

Utah State stymied UTEP’s vaunted ground game, and did just enough on offense to come away with a 21-6 win over the Miners in the ninth annual Gildan New Mexico Bowl on Saturday at University Stadium.

Miners fall to #3 Wildcats in sellout game

When Vince Hunter heard the whistle, he did not even realize its significance. The UTEP sophomore had just picked up his fifth foul of the second half and went to the bench 8:12 remaining in the game. 

UTEP Women to Play Saturday

UTEP will play for the final time before taking a break for the holiday season when it welcomes Prairie View A&M to the Don Haskins Center for a 2 p.m. contest on Saturday.

Tickets Available for Arizona vs UTEP

 A limited number of unused student tickets for Friday's UTEP-Arizona game will go on sale to the general public Friday at 8 a.m.

Miners Ready For 3rd Ranked 'Cats

– For the first time ever, the UTEP basketball team will host a team ranked in the top-three nationally when Arizona (#3 Associated Press & USA Today Coaches Poll) makes its first visit to El Paso in 20 years on Friday.

Miners In Albuquerque For New Mexico Bowl

It's only a four hour drive to Albuquerque from El Paso but that's a journey it took the UTEP football team five years to complete.  The Miners had their last practice at Glory Field on Wednesday and then made the bus ride to the D