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Texas-San Antonio @ Texas-El Paso

Current Records: Texas-San Antonio 7-11; Texas-El Paso 9-8

What to Know

After two games on the road, the Texas-El Paso Miners are heading back home. Texas-El Paso and the Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners will face off in a Conference USA battle at 9 p.m. ET Thursday at Don Haskins Center. The teams split their matchups last year, with Texas-San Antonio winning the first 86-79 at home and the Miners taking the second 69-51.

Texas-El Paso beat the Old Dominion Monarchs 78-70 on Saturday.

Meanwhile, Texas-San Antonio came up short against the Charlotte 49ers on Saturday, falling 62-53.

Texas-El Paso is the favorite in this one, with an expected 14.5-point margin of victory. Those who got lucky with them against the spread on Saturday might want to hold off on placing bets this time since the squad has yet to string together back-to-back wins against the spread.

The Miners' win brought them up to 9-8 while the Roadrunners' defeat pulled them down to 7-11. A couple offensive numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: Texas-El Paso has only been able to knock down 41% percent of their shots, which is the 34th lowest field goal percentage in college basketball. Texas-San Antonio has experienced some struggles of their own as they have only been able to knock down 38.10% percent of their shots, which is the 353rd lowest field goal percentage in college basketball. It could be a slow night.

How To Watch

  • When: Thursday at 9 p.m. ET
  • Where: Don Haskins Center -- El Paso, Texas
  • Follow: CBS Sports App

Odds

The Miners are a big 14.5-point favorite against the Roadrunners, according to the latest college basketball odds.

The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 14.5-point spread, and stayed right there.

Over/Under: -110

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Series History

Texas-San Antonio have won nine out of their last 13 games against Texas-El Paso.

  • Jan 30, 2021 - Texas-El Paso 69 vs. Texas-San Antonio 51
  • Jan 28, 2021 - Texas-San Antonio 86 vs. Texas-El Paso 79
  • Jan 18, 2020 - Texas-San Antonio 86 vs. Texas-El Paso 70
  • Jan 15, 2020 - Texas-El Paso 80 vs. Texas-San Antonio 77
  • Jan 05, 2019 - Texas-San Antonio 67 vs. Texas-El Paso 63
  • Jan 03, 2019 - Texas-San Antonio 75 vs. Texas-El Paso 60
  • Mar 07, 2018 - Texas-San Antonio 71 vs. Texas-El Paso 58
  • Feb 10, 2018 - Texas-San Antonio 63 vs. Texas-El Paso 59
  • Jan 20, 2018 - Texas-San Antonio 65 vs. Texas-El Paso 61
  • Jan 21, 2017 - Texas-El Paso 59 vs. Texas-San Antonio 39
  • Jan 01, 2017 - Texas-San Antonio 67 vs. Texas-El Paso 55
  • Mar 05, 2016 - Texas-El Paso 81 vs. Texas-San Antonio 74
  • Jan 16, 2016 - Texas-San Antonio 71 vs. Texas-El Paso 67