Photo by Ruben R. Ramirez – El Paso Herald Post
The UTEP men’s basketball team will play at Pac-12 program Arizona on Saturday, December 12.
The Miners and Wildcats are set to tipoff at 4 p.m. MST in the McKale Center.
The Wildcats are 2-0 after wins against Grambling (74-55) on Nov. 27, and Eastern Washington (70-67) on Dec. 5. Both contests were played in Tucson.
Arizona will have contests against Northern Arizona (Dec. 7) and CSU Bakersfield (Dec. 9) before facing the Miners.
UTEP is 2-0 after victories against UT-Permian Basin (100-81) on Nov. 25, and Sul Ross State (84-65) on Dec. 5. The Miners will play at Saint Mary’s College on Dec. 8.
The contest is sponsored by Pepsi and can be heard on 600 ESPN El Paso with “The Voice of the Miners” Jon Teicher calling the action.
The game will also be televised on the Pac-12 Network.