• April 10, 2021

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Defense leads the way at home as Miners mop up

Fueled by big scoring nights from Jenzel Nash (career-high 26 points) and Cameasha Turner (season-high tying 20 points) and a tremendous team effort at the free-throw line and on defense, the UTEP women’s basketball team knocked off preseason Conference USA favorite Middle Tennessee, 84-73, at the Don Haskins Center Thursday evening. The Miners (12-1, 3-0 C-USA) […]Read More

Miners melt Mean Green 75-67, move to 2-0 in C-USA

DENTON, Texas– UTEP shot 50 percent from the floor (28-56) while forcing 22 turnovers on the way to an exhilarating 75-67 road victory at North Texas late Sunday afternoon. The Miners (11-1, 2-0 C-USA) led for 31:11 of the action but that doesn’t accurately portray the effort required to down the Mean Green (6-6, 1-1 […]Read More

Miners steam Rice on the road 60-54

HOUSTON, Texas– Starr Breedlove (15 points), Jenzel Nash (12 points) and Sparkle Taylor (10 points) all reached double figures in scoring, and UTEP defended with a vigor in dispatching Rice, 60-54, on the road in the Conference USA opener for both squads Friday afternoon. The Miners (10-1, 1-0 C-USA) have now won seven straight league […]Read More

UTEP knocks off UNLV 60-52; Miners now 9-1

LONG BEACH, Calif.  – Sparkle Taylor came off the bench to pour in a season-high 19 points, and UTEP gave UNLV fits with its defense in 60-52 victory to close out play at the 2015 Long Beach Classic Saturday evening. The Miners (9-1) won the rebounding battle (46-41), held the Lady Rebels (7-3) to 31.7 […]Read More

Long Beach State drops UTEP 47 to 40

The UTEP women’s basketball team was dealt its first loss of the season after falling in a defensive struggle at Long Beach State, 47-40, Friday evening. The Miners (8-1), who trailed by 21 (47-26) with 6:16 to play in the contest, showed tremendous character by refusing to quit. They closed the game on a 14-0 […]Read More

Miners move to 7-0, take down NMSU 71-65

Senior Agata Dobrowolska posted her first career double-double (15 points, 14 rebounds) to lead the UTEP women’s basketball team to an emotional 71-65 win at I-10 rival NM State Saturday afternoon. The Miners (7-0) won the boards (43-38), forced 20 Aggie (6-2) turnovers and made clutch shots late to hand the home side its first […]Read More

Miners move to 6-0 with 70-62 home win over New

Sophomore Lulu McKinney poured in a career-high 22 points on her birthday to help keep the UTEP women’s basketball team undefeated on the year following a 70-62 win against I-25 rival New Mexico at the Don Haskins Center Wednesday afternoon. The Miners (6-0) led wire-to-wire, with a game-opening 14-2 run putting the Lobos (4-3) in […]Read More

Miners mash Idaho State 67-54; Win Thanksgiving Classic Crown

Junior Jenzel Nash poured in a career-high 26 points to help propel UTEP past Idaho State, 67-54, in the championship game of the Fifth-Annual UTEP Thanksgiving Classic Saturday evening. The Miners (5-0) nailed 11 three pointers (tied eighth all time), including four by Nash-who was named the tournament’s MVP- while also harassing the Bengals (2-4) […]Read More

UTEP sinks Hampton Pirates 78-54, Miners now 3-0

The UTEP women’s basketball team used a huge second half to cruise past Hampton, 78-54, at the Don Haskins Center Sunday afternoon. The Miners (3-0) outscored the Lady Pirates (0-4) 52-30 over the final 20 minutes of the contest with Jenzel Nash and Starr Breedlove leading the charge. Nash scored 21 of her game-high 23 […]Read More