March 14, 2014
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- The 2014 semifinals will feature No. 1 Middle Tennessee vs. No. 13 FIU at 9 a.m. MDT and No. 2 Southern Miss vs. No. 3 UTEP at 11:30 a.m. MDT. Both games will be broadcast live on CBS Sports Network.
- USM senior point guard Jamierra Faulkner snagged two steals tonight to become the league's all-time steals leader with 351.
- Faulkner also dished out 12 assists to move into second on the C-USA career assists list with 847 (Louisville's Sara Nord is in first with 852).
Southern Miss Notes
- Southern Miss has won its 12th consecutive game, the longest winning streak in the league.
- This is the first win in El Paso dating back to Feb. 1, 2009.
- Southern Miss is now 25-5, just two wins away from tying the most in a season.
- Southern Miss advances to the conference semifinals for the first time since 2009.
- Four Lady Eagles scored in double figures.
- Jamierra Faulkner became the all-time leader in steals in Conference USA.
- Faulkner recorded her 10th double-double on the season with 15 points and 12 assists.
- Faulkner needs only 24 points to reach the 2,000-point plateau.
- With the 12 assists, Faulkner is now needs just five assists to tie the all-time leader in Conference USA.
- For the 13th time this season, Southern Miss scored 80 points or more in a game.