EL PASO, Texas (AP) -- Omar Thomas had 22 points and 12 rebounds
as UTEP ended the regular season with a 78-64 win over Boise State
on Saturday night.
The win set a school record for conference victories in a season
for UTEP, which has been in the WAC for 36 years. The school moves
to Conference USA next season.
Eric Lane led Boise State (13-17, 6-12) with 17 points. Jermaine
Blackburn added 16 points on 7-for-11 shooting.
The loss drops the Broncos to the eighth seed in next week's
UTEP outscored the Boise State 43-19 in the first half.