Things could have gone south after losing the conference opener to Charlotte, but nothing could break the UTEP men's basketball season, not even a gambling scandal.
Three games kick off the first day of the 2014 Conference USA tournament, lets see who gets things going on day one.
UTEP looks for its longest win streak of this season with the Rice tonight at 7:05 PM in the Don Haskins Cente
An interesting opening week of conference games led to some shake ups in the rankings, come see the movement with conference play heating up!
After undergoing a total makeover, the C-USA is back with a new look featuring several upper-echelon teams that have a serious chance to claim the conference's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
It wasn't the most impressive win, but the Miners took care of business Wednesday night, and walked away with another double digit win against Rice.
The UTEP Miners will take on the Rice Owls tonight in a CUSA game at the Don Haskins Center. Tip off is slated for 7 pm El Paso time.