A few days ago news surfaced that UTEP forward Chris Washburn Jr. was involved in an altercation at a local bar. However, now we're we are learning that may not exactly be the case.
For months, officials hadn't announced who the 8th participant in the 2013 Battle For Atlantis would be, but today we found out it would be the Iowa Hawkeyes.
In a game that many thought would be a dogfight to the end, the Miners came out with their worst defensive performance of the year and fell 85-67.
Day 3 gives us the final 4 teams of the CUSA tournament hungry for that title and the automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.
It was a solid offensive performance Thursday afternoon, one that saw six Miners score in double figures. In the end, they walked away with an 80-69 victory over Houston, and advanced to the semifinals of the C-USA tournament.
Round 2 Predictions: #2 Southern Mississippi over #7 UAB 75-69 #3 UTEP over #6 Houston 65-61 #4 East Carolina over #5 Tulsa 71-62 #1 Memphis over #8 Tulane 73-59
The UTEP Miners and the SMU Mustangs square off in each team's regular season finale Saturday afternoon in Garland, TX.
The UTEP Miners have clinched the number three seed in next weeks CUSA tournament in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
The UTEP Miners will face their final home opponent of the 2012-2013 season tonight against the #25 ranked Memphis Tigers. Tip off is scheduled for 7 pm El Paso time and will be televised on CBS Sports Network.
The University of Texas at El Paso has released a statement concerning the reports of head men's basketball coach Tim Floyd interviewing for the current opening at Southern California. Coach Tim...