Texas-El Paso vs East Carolina

UTEP pulls away from East Carolina 58-47

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) John Bohannon scored 12 points and grabbed 14 rebounds as Texas-El Paso pulled away from East Carolina in a 58-47 win Thursday night.

UTEP (17-6, 7-1 Conference USA) took the lead on a 12-2 run sparked by a C.J. Cooper 3-pointer to close out the first half with a 27-18 advantage. The conference leading Miners never trailed again after that.

Cooper ended the game with 15 points and Julian Washburn had 14 for UTEP, which shot 52 percent from the field to win its third straight conference road game for the first time since the 1993-94 season. Cedrick Lang had 10 rebounds.

East Carolina (12-11, 1-7) was led by Akeem Richmond, who scored 20 points, including six 3-pointers to break his own school record for most 3s in a season with 106. Paris Roberts-Campbell added 12 points in the loss.

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Scoreboard
Texas-El Paso (17-6) «273158
East Carolina (12-11)182947

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Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.0-07-114
La. Tech0-07-389
Marshall0-07-3168
Old Dominion0-07-368
FAU0-06-3108
So. Miss0-06-4257
UAB0-06-4190
Western Ky.0-06-466
North Texas0-06-5256
UT-San Antonio0-06-5240
FIU0-05-5281
Charlotte0-03-6331
UTEP0-03-6212
Rice0-03-7293

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.0-08-112
Cincinnati0-08-260
Houston0-08-278
Memphis0-07-2130
SMU0-08-397
Tulane0-07-392
UCF0-07-345
UConn0-07-3112
Temple0-06-313
Tulsa0-06-4163
E. Carolina0-05-4328
So. Florida0-05-6323
 
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UCONN 58 Final
CINCY 63
ORE 65 Final
ARIZ 67
PSU 67 Final
MIST 82