WOMEN: Arizona puts seven-game winning streak on line vs. UTEP

The Miners comes to Tucson on the heels of seven straight losses

Are the Cats battle tested?

TUCSON, AZ - The Arizona Wildcats are back in McKale Center on Monday to take on UTEP at 6:30 p.m. MST.

The Cats are riding a seven-game winning streak for the first time in 15 years and are off to their best start since the 2011-12 season.

Aari McDonald is the nation’s second-leading scorer at 25.7 points per game. She leads all Power Five Conference scorers.

Cate Reese is one of five freshmen in the country to average a double-double and is the only freshman in the Pac-12 to do so.

UTEP (2-7) has dropped their last seven games after winning their first two.

The Wildcats ten opponents to date have combined for a 39-60 record (.394 winning percentage). Incarnate Word and Seattle are both 0-10 so far this season and Long Beach State is just 2-10.

You can read more about tonight’s match up over at ArizonaWildcats.com.

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David Kelly contributed to this story