The UTEP volleyball team will set off a four game home stand this weekend as the Miners take on Rice at 12 p.m. (MT) on Sunday. UTEP will then step outside of conference play as they take on the Grand Canyon Antelopes at 7 p.m.
The UTEP volleyball team (10-6, 4-1 C-USA) claimed its third consecutive Conference USA victory over Middle Tennessee (10-7, 2-2 C-USA) on Friday as the Miners outlasted the Blue Raiders in four sets (25-22, 17-25,25-12, 25-22).
UTEP (1-4, 0-2 C-USA) concludes a two-game homestand -- its only one of the year -- on Saturday when defending Conference USA champion Tulsa (1-4, 0-1 C-USA) comes to the Sun Bowl. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m.