UTEP Newsstand: Mar. 16, 2010
March 16, 2010
UTEP's OSR: UTEP OSR managing editor Carlos Silva and his motley crew write about everything UTEP in today's report
Preparing To Battle Butler: The UTEP men's basketball team was back at practice on Monday in order to prepare to face Butler as Bill Knight writes for The El Paso Times
Go West: UTEP is seeded 12th in the NCAA West Region and it could be a wild one as Barking Carnival scribes for The Bleacher Report
The Hoops Junkie: The NCAA Tournament is set to get underway the West Region, which houses UTEP, is broken down here by the Hoops Junkie.
Tickets Going Fast: UTEP will open play at the NCAA tournament on Thursday and tickets are selling at a high rate according to this report by KFOX.com.
Buy Them Now: Tickets are on sale for the UTEP men's basketball game against Butler as reported by KVIA.com
Promise Of An Exciting Tournament: The chair of the NCAA selection committee has promised that it will be an exciting tournament and UTEP will be a part of the action on Thursday as reported by CNNSI.Com .
This And That: UTEP is a team which could make some noise in the NCAA tournament according to what Mac Engel writes in The Dallas Morning News.
Five Bold Predictions: The UTEP men's basketball team will play in the Sweet Sixteen is one of five predictions about the NCAA Tournament made by Eamonn Brennan for ESPN.com .
Non-Conference Schedule Was Big: UTEP had a very demanding non-conference schedule and it is as result of it that the Miners had an at-large bid to the tourney according to this report in the Washington Post .
Going Back In Time: The UTEP men's basketball team hammered UCF by 22 points in the C-USA quarterfinals and the Knights have decided to move in a different direction with their coach as George Diaz writes for The Orlando Sentinel .
Talking Polls: The UTEP men's basketball team remained nationally ranked in the coaches poll despite its loss to Houston as reported by KVIA .
Digest That: The UTEP women's golf team is in ninth place through the first round of the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational as reported by the El Paso Times' sports digest .
Twice As Nice: UTEP track & field standout Blessing Okagbare won a pair of NCAA titles over the weekend and her exploits are covered here by African Athletics.
Love that Miner Illustrated: The good folks at UTEP's No. 1 fan site provide a well-written preview regarding the Miners taking on Butler in the Big Dance..
More from UTEP's No. 1 fan site:The UTEP softball team swept Marshall over the weekend and Miner Illustrated documents the triumphs with a photo gallery here.