• March 1, 2021

Tags : miners basketball

League-Leading Rice Downs UTEP 76-42

HOUSTON – Freshman Ariana Taylor reached double figures in scoring (12 points) for the second straight game but league-leading Rice used a big day on the boards and a barrage of 3-pointers to clip the Miners, 76-42, inside Tudor Fieldhouse Saturday afternoon. “I think what you saw today was a team that was fighting for […]Read More

UTEP to Host Improved Rice Squad Saturday Night

The UTEP men’s hoops team will conclude its three-game homestand against Conference USA foe Rice on Saturday night in the Haskins Center. Tip-off is at 7 p.m. “[Rice Head Coach] Scott Pera has five freshmen over there. Their young guys are playing well and he’s also got a transfer who’s playing well right now,” first-year […]Read More

Roadrunner Rally Dooms Miners at Home; UTSA Wins 67-63

After UTEP took a 10-point lead (45-35) on a pair of Nigel Hawkins’s free throws at the 17:11 mark in the second half – its biggest lead of the game – UTSA answered with a 16-4 run and pretty much took control of the contest and coming out on top, 67-63, on Saturday night in […]Read More

UTEP Falls To Undefeated Portland State 89-61

Redshirt-junior Ariona Gill posted her first career double-double (17 points, career-best 12 rebounds) but an off shooting day and a balanced offensive attack from the visitors proved problematic in UTEP’s 89-61 loss to undefeated Portland State at the Don Haskins Center Sunday afternoon. Jade Rochelle (career-high 11 points) and Ariana Taylor (career-high 10 points) came […]Read More

UTEP’s Jordan Lathon Named C-USA Freshman of the Week

DALLAS – UTEP guard Jordan Lathon was named the Conference USA Freshman of the Week presented by Top of the World and chosen by a vote from a media panel representing the 14-member schools. Lathon is the second consecutive Miner to earn the honor after producing all-around numbers during the Miners’ two contests last week. […]Read More

Miners make it 18-1, beating LA Tech 86-80

Starr Breedlove scored 22 while Cameasha Turner added 19 to help the UTEP women’s basketball team push its winning streak to 10 after downing Louisiana Tech, 86-80, in front of a rowdy 3,157 fans at the Don Haskins Center Saturday afternoon. Coupled with Middle Tennessee’s (13-7, 7-2 C-USA) 83-75 win over Western Kentucky (17-2, 8-1 C-USA) which had […]Read More