Texas-El Paso vs SMU

UTEP 76, SMU 63

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GARLAND, Texas (AP) - Julian Washburn had 20 points and eight rebounds as UTEP closed out the regular season with a 76-63 victory over SMU on Saturday.

The Miners (17-13, 10-6 Conference USA), who shot 59 percent from the field and were 9 of 19 beyond the arc, also got 13 points from C.J. Cooper, 12 from Cedrick Lang and 11 from McKenzie Moore. Jacques Streeter added 10 assists.

Cannen Cunningham scored 15 points, Ryan Manuel had 14 and Nick Russell 10 for SMU (15-16, 5-11).

The game was played at Curtis Culwell Center due to a $47 million renovation project that has begun at Moody Coliseum.

UTEP will carry the No. 3 seed and gets a bye in the first round of the Conference USA tournament in Tulsa, Okla. The Miners will face the winner of No. 6 Houston and No. 11 Rice on Thursday. SMU is seeded 10th and will face No. 7 Alabama-Birmingham on Wednesday.

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Scoreboard
Texas-El Paso (17-13) «393776
Southern Methodist (15-16)253863

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Texas-El Paso Miners
J. Washburn, F349-131-284420
C. Lang, F185-52-340412
J. Streeter, G381-21-231004
M. Moore, G283-52-443211
K. Tucker, G283-92-22449
C. Washburn283-51-44147
C. Cooper175-100-002113
H. Vint60-00-00040
M. Moore20-00-00020
T. Howard10-00-00000
Totals 29-499-1730242576
 59.2%52.9% 
SMU Mustangs
S. Williams, F304-121-46249
C. Cunningham, C377-71-151415
N. Russell, G385-130-045010
R. Manuel, G373-118-1021414
J. Jones, G363-71-55027
B. Bernardi151-22-22005
U. Ofoegbu40-20-00000
J. Dickerson31-11-11003
Totals 24-5514-233191463
 43.6%60.9% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU17-130-513
Cincinnati16-230-612
Houston12-621-1154
UCF11-724-1269
Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316
 
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UAB 71 Final
MEMP 86
SYR 39 Final
GTOWN 61
FLA 57 Final
UK 61
LAS 54 Final
STL 78
KSU 70 Final
OKST 76
PITT 81 Final
DEP 66
MU 69 Final
SJU 67
UCLA 61 Final
WASH 54
CLEM 49 Final
MIAMI 62
ORE 62 Final
UTAH 72
ND 57 Final
LOU 73
AZST 58 Final
ARIZ 73
NMEX 88 Final
AF 89
KAN 58 Final
BAYL 81
DUKE 69 Final
UNC 53
LMU 48 Final
GONZ 66