In attempts to reload with more depth entering the 2019-20 season, Kevin Baker and his staff strategically sought out recruits and succeeded in signing three top-100 JUCO recruits, along with their four incoming high school signees that will join the Miners in the fall.
Today it was announced that a former player and colleague of Terry would rejoin his staff at UTEP. Kenton Paulino, who recently spent two seasons with the Tulsa Hurricanes, has been announced as the next assistant coach for the Miners.
It was an uneasy final home game on Wednesday night for the Miners, to say the least. Middle Tennessee took an early lead and never looked back, racing away with a 69-53 victory over UTEP. The Blue Raiders out-rebounded the Miners 51-33 and shot 43 percent from the floor, cruising…
The team’s lone senior Paul Thomas, who has racked up 2,535 minutes for the Miners through his four seasons, is set to sport his jersey one last time in front of El Paso fans tonight against Middle Tennessee.
The two-decade-plus streak of making a post-season conference tournament for the Miners is on the line this weekend as the Miners travel to take on Charlotte on Sunday in their second game of C-USA Bonus Play.