UTEP Miners kick off Myron Strong

Updated: August 12, 2010, 2:27 PM ET
Associated Press

EL PASO, Texas -- UTEP senior guard Myron Strong has been kicked off the basketball team for violating school and athletic department policies.

UTEP made the announcement Thursday and provided no additional details.

The Memphis, Tenn., native played in all 33 games last season for the Miners. Strong averaged 3.1 points, 1.6 rebounds and 1.9 assists.

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