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UTEP comeback tops Rice, 68-57

Julian Washburn and C.J. Cooper each scored 17 points as Texas-El Paso roared back from a nine-point halftime deficit to beat Rice, 68-57 Saturday night. The Miners erased the halftime deficit by scoring the first nine points of the second half and knotting the score at 30-30 in the first four minutes of the period. The Owls rallied and led by as many as nine with nine minutes...
Via AP on Fox
February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

UTEP hangs on for 63-61 win over UAB

C.J. Cooper pumped in 17 points, including the game-winning 3-pointer, as University of Texas-El Paso held on Saturday for a 63-61 win over University of Alabama-Birmingham. Trailing by a point with two minutes to go, UTEP (13-6, 3-1 Conference USA) retook the lead on a John Bohannon layup that made it 60-59 with 1:31 to go, then padded it with Cooper's trey and held on for...
Via AP on Fox
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UTEP overcomes Denver 60-54 in 2OT

C.J. Cooper scored 15 points including a crucial 3-pointer in double overtime to lift Texas-El Paso over Denver 60-54 in the Sun Bowl Invitational championship on Sunday night. Cooper had missed all six of his 3-point attempts and UTEP had been only 1 of 18 from distance before Cooper's 3 put UTEP up 59-54 with 41 seconds left. Vince Hunter's layup with 1:48 to play gave...
Via AP on Fox
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

UTEP 76, Southern Miss. 68

C.J. Cooper scored six of his 16 points in the second overtime to lead UTEP to a 76-68 victory against Southern Mississippi on Wednesday night. Cooper's jumper with 45 seconds remaining gave the Miners (14-13, 7-6 Conference USA) a 71-68 lead, and after Darnell Dodson missed two free throws at the other end, Southern Miss (22-6, 9-4) was forced to foul. UTEP made five free throws...
Via AP on Fox
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

M. Basketball. Golden Eagles Fall In 2OT Thriller, 76-68

C.J. Cooper scored six of his 16 points in the second overtime to lead UTEP to a 76-68 victory against Southern Mississippi on Wednesday night.
Via SouthernMiss.com
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss

UTEP Erases 16-Point Deficit, Dispatches Southern Miss in Double Overtime 76-68

The Miners outscored the Golden Eagles 26-10 in the final 12:05 of regulation and received a career-high 16 points from reserve guard C.J. Cooper.
Via utepathletics.com
February 22, 2012  |  Discuss
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