Wildcats cancel 2016 basketball game with UTEP

Confirmed by UTEP head coach Tim Floyd to Newschannel 9, Kentucky has backed out of a 2016 game with the UTEP Miners, proposed to be played at Cole Field House at the University of Maryland.

UTEP men back to practice after two days off

UTEP (11-5, 3-1 C-USA) seeks its 12th win in its last 13 C-USA road games when it plays at UTSA (8-7, 2-2 C-USA) on Saturday afternoon. The Miners have been off since their 74-40 win over Southern Miss Saturday night.

UTEP freshman honored by C-USA for third time

For the third time this season, UTEP guard Lulu McKinney has been voted as the Conference USA Women’s Basketball Freshman of the Week.

Miners start hot, trounce Southern Miss and former coach

UTEP put Southern Miss away early with a 17-0 run and coasted to a 74-40 victory over the Golden Eagles on Saturday night, getting back on the winning track in Conference USA.

Turner's Double Double helps UTEP win at Southern Miss

Junior Cameasha Turner posted her second double-double (20 points, 10 rebounds) of the season and an inspired UTEP women’s basketball team knocked off Southern Miss, 71-59, inside Reed Green Coliseum Saturday afternoon.

Keitha Adams to miss second straight game

UTEP (7-5, 2-1 C-USA) will look to pick up a split for the week’s road trip when it plays at Southern Miss (9-4, 2-0 C-USA) at 3 p.m. MST Saturday. The Miners were upended at Louisiana Tech, 90-72, to start the week on Jan. 8.

Miners to host former coach, Southern Miss Saturday

UTEP (10-5, 2-1 C-USA) looks to get back on the winning track Saturday versus Southern Miss (5-8, 0-2 C-USA) at the Don Haskins Center. -

LA Tech frustrates UTEP in CUSA home opener

Raheem Appleby scored 22 points on 9-of-12 shooting as Louisiana Tech showed why it’s the preseason favorite in Conference USA by handling UTEP in the Don Haskins Center, 58-45, on Thursday night.

Without their coach, UTEP falls at LA Tech

The UTEP women’s basketball team dug itself a big first-half hole and could never recover in an eventual 90-72 loss at Louisiana Tech Thursday evening.

Miners hit the road to play at LA Tech without their coach

UTEP (7-4, 2-0 C-USA) will play at Louisiana Tech (5-7, 0-1 C-USA) in its first of nine Conference USA road games this year at 5:30 p.m. MST Thursday. The Miners then wrap up the week at Southern Miss (8-4, 1-0 C-USA) at 3 p.m. MST Saturday.

Miners to host C-USA preseason favorite LA Tech Thursday

The UTEP Miners were world-beaters on the road in Conference USA play a year ago, posting a 7-1 record. But they were a much more pedestrian 5-3 on their home court.

Rotich Named to the Bowerman Watch List

Three-time national champion Anthony Rotich was named to the men’s Preseason Watch List for the Bowerman as announced by the U. S. Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association on Wednesday.

UTEP coach to miss two road games this week

UTEP head women’s basketball coach Keitha Adams underwent emergency oral surgery on Jan. 6, and will not be on the sidelines for the Miners’ road contests at Louisiana Tech (5:30 p.m. MST, Thursday) and Southern Miss (3 p.m.

Miners prep for C-USA Preseason favorite Thursday

UTEP (10-4, 2-0 C-USA) will face preseason Conference USA favorite Louisiana Tech (10-4, 1-0 C-USA) on Thursday at the Don Haskins Center. It is the Miners’ league home opener. -

Gari’s First Career Double-Double Propels UTEP Past Rice, 54-51

Junior Irene Gari registered her first career double-double (15 points, 11 rebounds), and the UTEP women’s basketball team held on for a hard-fought 54-51 win against Rice at the Don Haskins Center Sunday afternoon.