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Early C-USA Tourney Impressions
The 2011 Buick C-USA Tournament officially commenced 11 a.m. at the Haskins Center.  The thing I love about conference tournaments is that for many of the teams this is their last gasp to secure a spot in the big dance.  No matter what the records or stat sheets say, these kids go all out …
C-USA Tourney Odds
With El Paso hosting its first conference college basketball tournament in 20 years, I felt it was appropriate to handicap each team’s chances of winning the C-USA Men’s Championship.
Mustangs Run Out of Horsepower
Survive and advance is a common expression used this time of year in the world of college basketball.  There is no need to win with style.  As Al Davis says, 'Just win baby.'  The UTEP Miners survived a frisky SMU Mustang team today at Moody Coliseum.
Blame the Refs Guy!
I have been following professional and major college sports for a long time.  To me sports is just great entertainment.
A Bizarre Night in Greenville
By now, everybody knows that UTEP lost last night to East Carolina 73-67. What some might not realize is that the Miners played the final 18+ minutes without head coach Tim Floyd and his top assistant, Phil Johnson.
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…