Drew Charles scored 12 points, including a pair of 3-pointers, to lift UTA to a 61-57 win over Sun Belt Conference leader Louisiana-Monroe on Thursday night.
Marvin Williams had 22 points on 8-of-12 shooting with 13 rebounds and Louisiana-Monroe overcame a 13-point second-half deficit on Thursday night to beat Texas-Arlington 76-73 in overtime.
Baylor and Louisiana-Monroe both know how to get the ball up and down the field. They’ve done it in different ways.
Amos Olatayo scored 22 points and Millaun Brown added a career-high 21 to go with eight rebounds as hot-shooting Louisiana-Monroe defeated North Texas 85-73 Thursday night in Sun Belt Conference play.
The Baylor Bears look to extend the nation’s second-longest winning streak to nine games when they visit the surprising Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks on Friday night.
It took nearly a decade for Florida International to turn its fledgling football program into a Sun Belt Conference favorite.