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Floyd Ejected as Rice Ruins UTEP’s Senior Day
All the momentum UTEP had after consecutive wins over Memphis and Southern Miss seems to be gone.  After a lackluster performance against UCF over the weekend, the Miners dropped their final home game of the season, 68-61 to Rice.
Tim Floyd went with the unusual starting line-up of Jacques Stree…
Miners’ Win Streak Halted in Orlando
The entire basketball world is convening in central Florida for the NBA All Star Break.  Tim Floyd once coached in the NBA, Michael Jordan's son hoops it up for UCF, and Julian Washburn's father was the third pick in the 1986 NBA draft.  T...
Miners Survive Green Wave 54-52 in Overtime [Video]
For nearly 45 minutes of play, Miner fans and players watched helplessly as shot after shot clanked off the rim.  UTEP was having a hard time getting anything going offensively, but defended and scrapped well enough to keep things close with Tulane...
Miners Snap Losing Skid With 64-55 Win Over Tulsa
Fueled by a strong defensive performance, UTEP was finally able to snap a four game losing streak.  It was hard to tell whether Tulsa was ice cold or bothered by the Miners' defense.  One thing was certain; D'Von Campbell and Julian Washburn did a great job locking down Tulsa&apo…
UTEP Loses a Heartbreaker to UAB
It would be an understatement to say that things haven't been going smoothly for the Miners these past few weeks.  The trend continued on Saturday night as UTEP lost its first home conference game of the season to UAB 61-60.
The Perfect Night
On a night where the UTEP Miners retired Tim Hardaway's number 10 jersey, fans where treated to an overall spectacular show.  UTEP defeated rival Houston in their C-USA home opener 70-50 in front of 8,327 fans.
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…