Julian Washburn, Men's Basketball Julian Washburn notched his third career 20-point game, tallying 22 points in UTEP's 62-58 setback at Colorado State on Jan. 2. Washburn scored 16 of the 22 points after the break. He also recorded five rebounds. For the game he shot 7-of-15 from the floor, including 1-of-2 from distance, while drilling 7-of-8 tosses at the charity stripe.
Chrishauna Parker, Women's Basketball Chrishauna Parker posted consecutive double-doubles to help UTEP post a pair of victories & cap non-conference play at 12-1. Parker equaled her career high with points (15) and assists (seven) while setting it for rebounds (14) in the triumph against Sam Houston State. She had just one turnover in that contest and also nailed her first triple of the campaign. Parker followed that contest up by tallying a career-best 17 points and securing 12 rebounds in the victory against UTPA. Parker made a living at the free-throw line by going 9-of-10.For the week, nine of her 26 rebounds were of the offensive variety.