Attendancde is at perhaps its lowest since the Miners moved into The Don in the mid-1970s.The 10,000 or more fans for conference games has dwindled to about 4,000.
What if few people come to Wedesday's game against UAB — even with the cheap ticket price?
If so, UTEP won't be able to rationalize the poor season attendance by saying it's the economy.
If few show up, even with the low prices, it will make a statement that El Paso has not taken to this year's Miners.
UTEP should not take that chance.