• April 12, 2021

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UTEP Draws Wake Forest in Charleston Classic

The UTEP men’s basketball team has been assigned to face Wake Forest in opening round action of the Gildan Charleston Classic on Thursday, Nov. 17 in Charleston, S.C. The Miners (19-14 last season) and the Demon Deacons (11-20) will square off at 1:30 p.m. Eastern time (11:30 a.m. Mountain) at TD Arena.  The game will […]Read More

Miners Down Arkansas St 74-68; Advance to WNIT 3rd Round

UTEP shot 44 percent (28-63) from the floor and controlled the glass (39-29) on the way to knocking off an outstanding Arkansas State team, 74-68, in front of energized 5,023 fans at the Don Haskins Center Monday evening. The Miners (28-4) advance to the WNIT “Sweet 16” and will play host to TCU (18-14) at […]Read More

High-Scoring Miners Looking to Shore Up Defense in 2016-17

The 2015-16 UTEP men’s basketball team was one of the best in school history from an offensive standpoint.  The Miners scored 80 points in 15 games, one shy of the school record.  They set a new school standard with 223 three-point field goals.  They also recorded the fourth-most field goals in a season (896), the […]Read More

Miners Finish off FIU 85-77; Will Meet Marshall Thursday in

BIRMINGHAM, ALA. – Lee Moore scored a career-high 30 points, 22 in the second half, as UTEP advanced to the C-USA Championship quarterfinals with an 85-77 victory over FIU on Wednesday night at Legacy Arena. The Miners (19-13) will face third seed Marshall (16-15) at 7:30 p.m. MT on Thursday.  The game will be televised […]Read More

UTEP Edges UTSA 81-74; Will face FIU on Wednesday to

Earvin Morris scored 23 points on “Senior Day,” and UTEP shot 56.8 percent from the field in defeating UTSA, 81-74, in the regular season finale for both teams on Saturday at the Haskins Center. The Miners (18-13, 10-8 C-USA) will enter next week’s Conference USA Championship in Birmingham coming off a victory. The team has earned […]Read More

Miners hand LA Tech first home loss 72-65; Continue atop

RUSTON, La. – The UTEP women’s basketball team wrapped up a 25-3 run around halftime to take control of the game before holding off a furious rally in an exhilarating 72-65 win at Louisiana Tech Saturday evening. It was a back-and-forth contest early on, with four lead changes and nine ties during the first 13 minutes […]Read More

Story in Many Pics: Miners Down Western Kentucky in OT

On a very special afternoon in the Sun City, surrounded by a sellout crowd and members of the NCAA Championship team from 1966, the UTEP Miners again beat a team from Kentucky (Western Kentucky) and celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the groundbreaking win. Check out Andres Acosta’s view of the game and ceremony in tonight’s […]Read More

Miners bury UTPB 86-32, move to 8-0 on season

UTEP set a program record for field-goal percentage defense while also forcing 31 turnovers on the way to thumping Division II UTPB, 86-32, at the Don Haskins Center Monday evening. The Miners (8-0) held the Falcons (3-6) to 16.7 percent (8-48) from the floor, including 7.4 percent (2-27) in the second half, to help secure […]Read More

Washington State drops UTEP 84-68

PULLMAN, WASH. – Conor Clifford and Josh Hawkinson combined for 32 points and made 12-of-15 shots as Washington State shot 55 percent from the field in an 84-68 victory over UTEP on Sunday afternoon at Beasley Coliseum. Que Johnson scored 11 points and Derrien King added 10 off the bench for the Cougars (6-2), who […]Read More