Three UTEP Miners made the C-USA All-Conference Team with Vince Hunter and Julian Washburn earning second team honors, and John Bohannon a third team selection.
It's the first time that UTEP has had three all-league honorees since joining C-USA for the 2005-06 season
Washburn was a repeat selection to the squad after being named to the third team a year ago. He also is the third Miner to be named to the team twice, joining Randy Culpepper and Stefon Jackson, who were both three-time picks.
Hunter has been named Conference USA Freshman of the Week a league-leading five times this season.
Fifth seed UTEP (22-9, 12-4 C-USA) will face either no. 12 seed East Carolina or no. 13 seed UTSA in the Conference USA Championship on Wednesday at 6 p.m. MT in the Don Haskins Center. The tournament starts tomorrow with three games.
C-USA Championship all session tickets are on sale now by calling (915) 747-6150. Prices start at just $80 for admission to a total of 29 games (men's and women's).
Single session tickets are also on sale and are available by calling (915) 747-5234. Men's single session prices range from $15-$50, and women's single session tickets are $10.