Halftime: Houston 29, UTEP 28

Halftime: Houston 29, UTEP 28

There are 29 comments on the El Paso Times story from Jan 22, 2011, titled Halftime: Houston 29, UTEP 28. In it, El Paso Times reports that:

The UTEP Miners bolted out to an early lead, scoring the first two points of the game, but couldn't hold off a late surge by the Houston Cougars, to head into the locker room behind, 29-28, at halftime in tonight's Conference USA men's basketball game at Hofheinz Pavilion.

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#21 Jan 23, 2011
Great game! A defensive slug fest that could have gone either way.
Jeremy was better all around than I've seen him all year.

Go Miners!

El Paso, TX

#22 Jan 23, 2011
build it wrote:
Don't get too excited people...according to our resident expert (Steve rockport) the Miners (or Minors as he calls HIS team) should have won by 15. His words yesterday. So its not a big win by any means. Never mind that it keeps the Miners in 1st place and was a road victory where we have just won once in seven tries. We did not win by 15 against a team with a ranking of somewhere in the 500's or something. Lets anxiously await his next expert analysis to remind us that according to Sagrin we should have just walked all over Houston and they had no business being on the court with UTEP.
Great job Miners, Stone MVP as always, great to see the team all over Portalatin at the time-out after he got that huge rebound. I'll be there Wednesday...will you?
Max El Paso (or should I post my address & phone number too Steve?)
Exactly - and remember he also typed:'If we can't beat Houston easily - its a bad sign.'

He uses "WE" as if he were playing!

But what do you expect from this guy? He probably thinks a basketball is black and white and is used in the most popular sport in the world.

Alto, NM

#23 Jan 23, 2011
HELL YEA!!!!!!!!!!

Norfolk, VA

#24 Jan 23, 2011
Hire Floyd as the football coach. Fire coach Baboso!

San Antonio, TX

#25 Jan 23, 2011
I was very fortunate to be at the game in person. It was a huge defensive game for both teams, very intense game all the way to the last minute. Great job by the Miners and putting pressure on Houston's top scorers, you could see the frustration on the cougars players by all the trash talking. Great turn out by all the faithful UTEP MINERS fans, it almost seemed like a home game for a while, lol.

Jay from S.A. GO MINERS!!!

El Paso, TX

#26 Jan 23, 2011
Just a great TEAM effort !! Randy does what is needed to help the team and the final dish to Stone says what ChilliCulpepper has become ,an outstanding team leader and a BEAST on the defensive side !!!!! GO MINERS !!!
Tomas Elko Nevada


#27 Jan 23, 2011
So wheres that sissy Tomas Fly Boy from Elko Nevada
that come hers and rags on UTEP?
I bet he's playing with his new doll set.
build it

El Paso, TX

#28 Jan 23, 2011
FJJ wrote:
Hire Floyd as the football coach. Fire coach Baboso!
Nah, I think Floyd is just fine as the basketball coach.

Seminole, FL

#29 Jan 23, 2011
Fill up the gym Wednesday!
Looking better and better. Keep up the hard work!

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