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Marshall beats UTEP 86-78 in Conference USA tourney

Mar. 12, 2020 12:35 AM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Taevion Kinsey had 26 points as sixth-seeded Marshall beat No. 11 seed UTEP 86-78 in the first round of the Conference USA Conference Tournament on Wednesday night. Marshall (17-15) will play third-seeded Louisiana Tech in a quarterfinal on Thursday. Andrew Taylor had 15 points and...

Boum leads UTEP over Rice 77-72

Mar. 7, 2020 4:49 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Souley Boum had 25 points as UTEP edged past Rice 77-72 on Saturday. Daryl Edwards added 22 points for the Miners. Boum hit 10 of 11 from the free throw line. Bryson Williams had nine rebounds and three blocks for UTEP (17-14, 8-10 Conference USA), which won its fourth consecutive game....

Edwards scores 25 to lead UTEP over Middle Tennessee 60-56

Mar. 4, 2020 9:54 PM EST

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Daryl Edwards had 25 points as UTEP narrowly defeated Middle Tennessee 60-56 on Wednesday night. Souley Boum had 13 points and seven rebounds for UTEP (16-14, 7-10 Conference USA). Bryson Williams added eight rebounds. C.J. Jones had 22 points for the Blue Raiders (7-23, 3-14)....

UTEP peels away from S. Mississippi for 75-56 win

Mar. 1, 2020 7:02 PM EST

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Daryl Edwards scored 26 points and Jordan Lathon posted a double-double and UTEP beat Southern Miss 75-56 on Sunday. Lathon filled the stat sheet with 10 points, 10 rebounds, a career-high six steals and a career-tying six assists. Bryson Williams added 15 points for UTEP (15-14, 6-10...

After slow start UTEP snaps 5-game slide, beats Rice 68-62

Feb. 22, 2020 9:48 PM EST

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Daryl Edwards had a career-high 34 points as UTEP snapped a five-game losing streak by knocking off Rice 68-62 on Saturday. Edwards shot 8 for 12 from deep. Souley Boum had 16 points, seven assists and six rebounds for UTEP (14-14, 5-10 Conference USA). Bryson Williams added 10...

Beyers, Williams combine to lead Marshall past UTEP

Feb. 15, 2020 6:18 PM EST

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Mikel Beyers scored 18 points and Jannson Williams added 14 and Marshall beat UTEP 71-61 on Saturday. Taevion Kinsey added 11 points for the Thundering Herd (13-14, 7-7 Conference USA), which recorded 17 assists on their 25-made baskets. Jarrod West totaled a game-high eight assists,...

Western Kentucky wins 3rd straight, edges UTEP 67-62

Feb. 13, 2020 11:36 PM EST

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Taveion Hollingsworth scored 18 points, Jared Savage added 14 plus nine rebounds and Western Kentucky defeated UTEP 67-62 on Thursday night, rolling to a third straight win. Carson Williams added 13 points and Camron Justice 11 points for Western Kentucky (17-8, 10-3 Conference USA),...

Curry, Ezikpe lead Old Dominion past UTEP 72-53

Feb. 8, 2020 9:04 PM EST

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Malik Curry scored 18 points and made eight assists, Kalu Ezikpe scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds off the bench and Old Dominion beat UTEP 72-53 on Saturday. Xavier Green scored 13 points and made three steals for the Monarchs (10-15, 6-6 Conference USA), who outrebounded the...

Young scores 14 to lead Charlotte past UTEP 68-64

Feb. 6, 2020 9:14 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jahmir Young registered 14 points and eight rebounds as Charlotte extended its home win streak to eight games, narrowly defeating UTEP 68-64 on Thursday night. Drew Edwards had 13 points for Charlotte (13-9, 7-4 Conference USA). Amidou Bamba added 11 points. Milos Supica had 10...

Butler scores 17 to lift UAB past UTEP 69-55

Feb. 1, 2020 11:16 PM EST

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Will Butler had 17 points as UAB topped UTEP 69-55 on Saturday night. Jalen Benjamin had 15 points for UAB (14-9, 5-5 Conference USA). Tyreek Scott-Grayson added 11 points. Tavin Lovan had 11 points. Bryson Williams had 26 points and eight rebounds for the Miners (13-10, 4-6). Souley...