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UTEP downs SMU, remains perfect in Conference USA

Feb 29, 2008 - 5:50 AM EL PASO, Texas (Ticker) -- Jareica Hughes scored 22 points as Texas-El Paso defeated Southern Methodist, 76-63, to remain undefeated in Conference USA action on Thursday night.

Natasha Lacy scored 21 points and added eight rebounds for UTEP (24-2, 15-0), which amassed a 15-0 run over the final 4:23 of the contest.

The Miners hit 45 percent of their shots from the field and limited the SMU offense to just 36.5 percent shooting while forcing 15 turnovers.

Janielle Dodds scored 11 points and was the only player in double figures for the Mustangs (21-7, 11-4), who claimed a 44-36 advantage in rebounds but still allowed UTEP to score 38 points in the paint.








  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    SMU 34 29 63
    UTEP (23) 37 39 76 FINAL

    Feb 28 10:28 PM


  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    SMU 34
    (23) UTEP 37 HALFTIME

    Feb 28 8:59 PM