Tip off Info
WKU Hilltoppers (9-11, 3-4) at UTEP Miners (5-13, 3-3)
EA Diddle Arena, Bowling Green, Kentucky
6:00 p.m. Mountain Time
TV: beIN Sports
Vegas says: WKU is a -8.5 point favorite
Radio: 92.3 FM The Fox in El Paso, or UTEP Miners IMG Sports Network on TuneIn, (Jon Teicher/Steve Yellen)
WKU leads the series 2-1. The teams have split two meetings as members of Conference USA, with both winning in overtime on their home floor. WKU posted a 71-66 victory on Jan. 22, 2015 in Bowling Green, and UTEP prevailed 93-89 on Feb. 6, 2016 in El Paso.
The first meeting was on Dec. 19, 1969 at the Jayhawk Classic in Lawrence, Kan. (the Hilltoppers won 78-59).