GlobalMiners win over Jax State

Miners win over Jax State

Step.- Five different Miners reached double figures in scoring, including Otis Frazier III’s game-high 17 points, and the UTEP basketball team cruised to a wire-to-wire 79-71 victory over Jax State at the Don Haskins Center, the Thursday night.

The Miners (12-10, 3-4 CUSA) took a 10-0 lead, putting the Gamecocks (11-11, 3-4 CUSA) at a clear disadvantage early on. UTEP’s lead was nine points (52-43) with 12 minutes left in regulation before the visitors began to wake up with a 10-2 run over the next two minutes that reduced the Flintstones’ lead to one (54-53), but the Miners withstood Jax State’s attack.

UTEP added 10 unanswered points to go up by 11 (64-53, 6:59, 2H), and Jax State didn’t get closer than four the rest of the way.

Corey Camper Jr. scored 12 points, while Tae Hardy, David Terrell Jr. and Trey Horton each added 10 to join Frazier III in double figures.

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