11/3/14Gloria Brown Women's Basketball Gloria Brown helped lead UTEP to a perfect 2-0 start to Conference USA play by averaging 12.5 points, 11 rebounds, 5.0 blocks and 2.5 steals in 23.5 minutes. She opened up the week by notching her third straight double-double (17 points, 11 rebounds) while also blocking four shots and making four steals in 20 minutes of action in the 64-53 win at SMU on Jan. 5. Brown hit 7-of-11 from the floor and sank all three of her free throws. The Philadelphia, Pa., native followed that up with a dominant defense performance in the school-record-tying biggest comeback 66-60 win against Memphis, in which the Miners rallied from 19 points down at the half. Brown grabbed 11 boards while blocking six shots. She also chipped in eight points at the offensive end, which was aided by a perfect 4-of-4 showing at the charity stripe.
John Bohannon Men's Basketball
Bohannon averaged 12.5 ppg and 8.5 rpg for the week, making 11-of-21 shots (.524) as UTEP lost at Marshall (76-60) and topped Houston at home (70-50). He led the Miners in rebounding in both games, collecting six boards against the Herd and a season-high 11 versus the Cougars. Bohannon scored 11 points at Marshall, then registered the fourth double-double of his career (second this season) with 14 points and 11 boards against UH. Bohannon has been UTEP's leading rebounder in a career-best six consecutive games.