UTEP Newsstand: March 9, 2010

March 9, 2010

UTEP's OSR: UTEP OSR managing editor Carlos Silva and his motley crew write about everything UTEP in today's report

Culpepper Grabs All-League Honors: UTEP junior guard Randy Culpepper has had a special season and he has been rewarded by being voted onto the All C-USA First Team as reported by the El Paso Times.

Other Accolades As Well: Randy Culpepper has earned all-district distinction while a Miner guard has grabbed a spot on the all-defensive team as reported by the El Paso Times.

C-USA Men's Hoops Notebook: The UTEP men's basketball team 14-game winning streak and talk surrounding NCAA Tournament hopes are among the topics covered by The Charleston Gazette's Doug Smock .

C-USA Tourney Time: The UTEP men's basketball will be the favorite to win the Conference USA Championship according this tournament overview by Iliana Limón for the Orlando Sentinel

Rush the court: The Conference USA Tournament is ready to get underway and Eli Linton provides a preview and overview of the event for this basketball blog..

Another Preview Of The Event: While UTEP has won 14 straight games and is nationally ranked the Miners are not favored to win the C-USA Tournament according to the preview by Dan Blank for the Sporting News..

Hughes Delivers Win Against Rice: Throughout her sensational career UTEP senior guard Jareica Hughes has delivered in the clutch and she was at her finest in leading UTEP past Rice in a nail biter on Monday as written by Bill Knight for The El Paso Times.

Recap From The Other Side: Rice had a sluggish start to its 2009-10 season and the year ended on a sour note after UTEP defeated the Owls in C-USA Tourney play as written by Teddy Grodek for the Rice Thresher .

Recap From The AP: Things are never easy during tournament play but UTEP was able to do just enough in toppling Rice as Mike Moguin writes for The Tulsa World .

Good Position To Be In: The UTEP men's basketball team had a great regular season and its reward comes in the form of some rest before returning to action in the quarterfinals of the C-USA Tourney as Bill Knight for The El Paso Times.

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