Dec. 9, 2012
IRVING, Texas -
Conference USA picked up three wins Saturday as Marshall, Tulsa and UTEP were victories. Marshall (5-4) earned a 70-66 win against Southern Illinois in the SIU Arena. This marked the first road victory of the year. Tulsa (3-5) earned it's third-straight victory with 58-43 win over Colorado State at the Donald W. Reynolds Center. UTEP (8-1) pushed its winning streak to three with a 71-34 win over Eastern New Mexico at the Don Haskins Center. The Miners never trailed in the contest, led the Division II Zias by 25 at the break (43-18) and were up by at least 30 for the final six minutes of action. Houston (4-6) had its eight-point halftime lead vanish as Creighton connected on 10 of its 15 3-pointers in the final 20 minutes in a 75-54 loss at Hofheinz Pavilion.
Updated C-USA Women's Basketball Standings & Stats
|C-USA WOMEN'S BASKETBALL RESULTS & HIGHLIGHTS
| Saturday, Dec. 8
| Marshall 70, at Southern Illinois 66
|| Forwards Chukwuka Ezeigbo and Veronica Ruiz scored career-high 17 points each. Ezeigbo went 5-for-12 in the field and was 7-of-9 from the free throw line. Ruiz went 6-of-11 from the field and was 5-of-6 from the free throw stripe.
| Creighton 75, at Houston 66
|| Te'onna Campbell had her first-career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds.
| at Tulsa 58, Colorado State 43
|| Kelsee Grovey had a team-best 16 points, while Taleya Mayberry added 11 points and a team-leading seven assists. Tiffani Couisnard pulled down 12 rebounds.
| at UTEP 71, Eastern New Mexico 34
|| Freshman Irene Gari scored 14 points for the second straight game while sophomore Chrishauna Parker added 11.
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SUN., DECEMBER 9
Illinois at Memphis 2 p.m.
Southern Miss at Louisiana-Monroe 2 p.m.
Tulane at LSU (Cox Sports) 2 p.m.
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