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
Taylor Grohmann pitched five innings and struck out a career-best six batters and Alanna Leasau hammered a home run to lead UTEP past Incarnate Word, 9-1, in five innings on Sunday afternoon on the final day of the UTEP Invitational at the Hele
UTEP forced 32 turnovers while a quartet of players hit double figures in scoring in a 81-74 conquest of East Carolina in front of a season-high and the seventh-largest crowd (5,568) at the Don Haskins Center Saturday evening.
Southern Miss is 12-0 at home, 6-0 in Conference USA games. UTEP is 5-0 in league road games. Something has to give when the Miners (20-7, 10-2 C-USA) and the Golden Eagles (22-5, 9-3 C-USA) square off on Saturday in Hattiesburg.
The UTEP men’s golf team tied for fifth place at the John Burns Intercollegiate in Lihue, Hawaii.
The Miners shot 580 (292-288) over 36 holes. The final round on Friday was cancelled due to inclement weather.