The UTEP hockey team is set to open conference play this weekend on home ice.
The Miners will take on the East Texas Baptist Tigers in a two-game Texas Collegiate Hockey Conference series at the El Paso County Coliseum Events Center located at 4100 East Paisano.
The games are set for 11 a.m. Friday, November 16, and 3:30 p.m. Saturday, November 17.
UTEP, 9-2-1, is coming off a strong showing against the New Mexico Lobos, earning a tie and a victory in the two-game series.
East Texas Baptist, meanwhile, is 7-7 after sweeping a weekend series against TCU.
Tickets are only $7 for any seat in the rink and are available at the Coliseum Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, by phone at 800-745-3000, online and at the Coliseum Events Center Ticket Booth, which opens an hour and a half before game time.