Emani Gant scored 19 points, Cameron Naylor added 15 and eighth-seeded Texas State opened the Sun Belt Conference tournament Thursday with a 68-62 upset of fifth-seeded Texas-Arlington.
Anthony Livingston scored a career-high 31 points, including the game-winner, to lift Arkansas State over Texas-Arlington 81-80 on Thursday night.
Lonnie McClanahan scored 21 points and Greg Gainey 19 to lead Texas-Arlington over Appalachian State 81-68 on Thursday night.
Lonnie McClanahan and Greg Gainey combined for 12 of Texas-Arlington’s final 16 points, and the Mavericks stayed ahead of Texas State 70-61 on Thursday night.
Police at UTA are looking for a man who followed and pointed a gun at a student, and it comes as the Arlington university is competing for a grant to step up campus security.
R.J. Hunter hit seven 3-pointers and finished with 32 points and Georgia State came back midway through the second half to beat Texas-Arlington 88-74 on Thursday night.
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.
Greg Gainey scored 12 points, including five in a critical juncture late, and Texas-Arlington beat Texas State 66-55 on Monday.
Ryan Harrow pumped in 27 points as Georgia State pulled away from Texas-Arlington in the second half for an 83-62 Sun Belt Conference victory 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.
Wesley Person Jr. scored a career-high 31 points and ignited the game-winning comeback run to lift Troy to a 71-66 victory over Texas-Arlington on Monday night.
Freshman Myles Turner scored 18 points to carry Texas to a lethargic 63-53 win Tuesday night before the Longhorns head to Lexington for the SEC/Big12 challenge.