The UTEP Miners saw an early exit from the Conference USA Basketball Tournament Wednesday in Frisco, TX.
UTEP lost to Marshall in the first round of the tournament by a final score of 86-78.
The Miners kept it close in the early minutes of the game, and also down the stretch.
A crucial moment in the game came with less than a minute to go in the contest.
UTEP pulled within three points, but a foul by UTEP's Jordan Lathon that sent Marshall to the free throw line, sealed UTEP's fate.
UTEP ends the season with an overall record of 17-15.