Texas-El Paso vs Colorado State

Colorado St. 62, UTEP 58

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FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) - Greg Smith scored 18 points to lead Colorado State to its sixth straight victory, beating UTEP 62-58 on Wednesday night.

Colton Iverson added 17 points as the Rams (12-2) added to the nation's fourth-longest home winning streak - 21 in a row.

Wes Eikmeier scored 10 of his 12 points in the second half. Pierce Hornung had five points and 10 rebounds.

Julian Washburn led UTEP (6-6) with 22 points. McKenzie Moore had 15 points off the bench and Jacques Streeter 12 for the Miners, who won four of their previous five games.

Colorado State took a 56-55 lead on a hook shot by Iverson with 2:24 left. Washburn and Konner Tucker missed 3-pointers before Eikmeier buried a baseline jumper, and the Rams broke the press to set up Iverson's dunk to make it 60-55 with 14 seconds left.

Washburn's 3-pointer cut it to 60-58, but Smith finished UTEP with two free throws in the last six seconds.

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Scoreboard
Texas-El Paso (6-6)193958
Colorado State (12-2) «293362

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Texas-El Paso Miners
C. Lang, F181-20-16042
J. Bohannon, C282-40-28044
J. Washburn, G407-157-850222
J. Streeter, G383-124-643012
K. Tucker, G351-60-01233
M. Moore284-76-632515
C. Cooper70-10-01010
C. Washburn50-10-01000
J. Ragland10-10-00000
Totals 18-4917-233071958
 36.7%73.9% 
Colorado State Rams
P. Hornung, F392-31-410025
G. Smith, F255-87-850418
C. Iverson, C248-141-260417
W. Eikmeier, G363-96-812212
D. Green, G331-60-05113
D. Bejarano212-71-15325
J. Octeus211-30-03222
J. De Ciman10-00-00000
Totals 22-5016-233781762
 44%69.6% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.0-07-112
La. Tech0-07-352
Marshall0-07-3178
Old Dominion0-07-373
FAU0-06-3122
Western Ky.0-06-351
UAB0-06-4194
FIU0-05-4248
So. Miss0-05-4272
North Texas0-06-5257
UT-San Antonio0-06-5248
Charlotte0-03-6331
UTEP0-03-6213
Rice0-02-7304

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Boise St.0-09-143
Fresno St.0-08-266
Nevada0-08-215
UNLV0-08-2100
Wyoming0-08-350
San Diego St0-07-379
Air Force0-05-5313
Utah St.0-05-6189
Colorado St.0-04-6142
New Mexico0-03-7218
San Jose St.0-02-7342
 
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