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Texas Tech, building back up after coach Chris Beard left for Texas, added another transfer Monday in Bryson Williams, who will join the Red Raiders after playing at UTEP.
- UTEP forward leaves Miners, chooses Texas Tech
- Golding leaves Abilene Christian to coach UTEP
- UTEP-Arizona off due to positive test for Miners
- Milwaukee adds former UTEP guard Lathon
Joe Golding, who led No. 14 seed Abilene Christian past Texas in the first round of the NCAA tournament this year after 10 seasons with the Wildcats, has been named the new men's basketball coach at UTEP.
— Karlis Silins had a career-high 22 points as Florida Atlantic topped UTEP 76-70 in the second round of the Conference USA tournament on Wednesday night.
— Marcus Garrett scored on a driving layup with 22.4 seconds to go and Dajuan Harris added a pair of clinching free throws as No. 13 Kansas overcame a 15-point second-half deficit and beat UTEP 67-62 on Thursday night.
— Souley Boum and Bryson Williams scored 23 points apiece as UTEP beat Charlotte 77-62 on Sunday.
— Efe Odigie and Souley Boum scored 15 points apiece and UTEP easily beat Charlotte 70-47 on Saturday.
— Souley Boum had 28 points as UTEP beat Florida International 77-68 on Saturday night.
— Souley Boum had 22 points as UTEP defeated Florida International 75-59 on Friday night.
— Michael Ertel had 19 points as UAB got past UTEP 75-60 on Saturday.
— Trey Jemison tallied 14 points and 13 rebounds to carry UAB to a 63-51 win over UTEP on Friday night.
— Isaiah Crawford had a career-high 25 points as Louisiana Tech beat UTEP 73-55 on Saturday night.
— Bryson Williams had 28 points as UTEP defeated Louisiana Tech 82-74 on Friday night.
— Zachary Simmons and Javion Hamlet scored 13 points apiece as North Texas topped UTEP 74-65 on Saturday.
— North Texas held UTEP to 33 points on 21.2% shooting en route to a 63-33 win on Friday night. Both marks represented season bests for the Mean Green.
— Travis Evee scored 21 points, Max Fiedler had 19 points and 11 rebounds and Rice held off UTEP for a 71-68 win on Saturday night.
— Bryson Williams scored 29 points as UTEP defeated Rice 101-89 on Friday night.
— Jamal Bieniemy had 20 points as UTEP topped Southern Miss 77-62 on Saturday.
— Tae Hardy made a shot with 4:23 remaining in overtime to give Southern Miss a lead they would not relinquish en route to a 74-66 win over UTEP on Friday night.
— Bryson Williams had 22 points and 10 rebounds, Souley Boum added 18 points and UTEP dominated the second half to beat Arizona State 76-63 Wednesday night.
— James Akinjo scored 18 points and cold-shooting Arizona held on for a 69-61 win over UTEP on Saturday.
Arizona has canceled its scheduled men's basketball home game Sunday against UTEP after a positive COVID-19 test in the Miners' program.
— Souley Boum scored 23 points and UTEP defeated Division II Texas-Permian Basin 100-81 in the season opener on Wednesday night.
Guard Jordan Lathon, who made 22 starts with UTEP last season, is transferring to Milwaukee with two seasons of eligibility remaining.
Taevion Kinsey had 26 points as sixth-seeded Marshall beat No. 11 seed UTEP 86-78 in the first round of the Conference USA Conference Tournament on Wednesday night.