conference usa

Tim Floyd Goes Off at ECU!
UTEP head coach Tim Floyd says he's not sure what set things off for the ref to call the first technical foul on him -- he says he set his toe outside the coaching box -- but, boy, it was ON after that first "T"! The Miners lost their second straight for the first time this se…
Hattiesburg Blues
Wednesday night, the UTEP Miners squandered a good opportunity to retain first place in Conference USA.
The C-USA Ticket Disaster
It was only 2 years ago when UTEP Athletics decided to pack the house for the CBI Tournament. Since the Gazelle Group (who own the CBI) informed the university that they would have to cover a $75,000 guarantee for every home game, the UTEP Athletic Department made every seat in the Ha…
Amazing Half-Court Shot Sinks UTEP Women
This was sad for the UTEP women's basketball team, which had climbed back from a 15-point deficit to tie the game. But that set the stage for Central Florida's Gevenia Carter who did this...
Tim Floyd Happy with Miners’ Second (Half) Effort
UTEP head coach Tim Floyd talked about the Miners tough win over a hard-charging Tulane Green Wave team, 69-65, in the Don Haskins Center. UTEP's ramped-up defensive effort in the second half helped it overcome a miserable night from Randy Culpepper as Tulane slowed the Conference USA Player of…
Miners Axe Owls, 66-43
By Duke Keith, dkeith@klaq.com
The picture continues to clear for the UTEP Miners.
After suffering their first set-back in Conference USA play in that 100-97 triple-overtime thriller at UAB, the Miners have spelled it out for the rest of the conference. Regular season and post-season, the road to…