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.
Kentucky coach John Calipari found much to like about the box score of yet another blowout win, taking particular satisfaction in his team’s playing time.
Lonnie McClanahan had 19 points, four rebounds, and the game-sealing free-throws to lead Texas-Arlington to a 66-64 win over Grand Canyon on Thursday night.
Shannon Evans scored 24 points and had five assists, Will Regan added 15 points, and Buffalo beat Texas Arlington 74-68 on Tuesday.
Police issued a crime alert on Wednesday after a woman was attacked and robbed on Monday afternoon near the southern edge of the University of Texas at Arlington.
New Jersey officials said that Kaci Hickox, a nurse who was quarantined after working with Ebola patients in West Africa, is being released from a mandatory quarantine.
Authorities said that they have arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting at least three women at the UTA campus, and there could be more victims out there.
Conference scoring leader Reger Dowell contributed 18 points in a first round Sun Belt tournament matchup and sixth-seeded Texas-Arlington got past No. 7 seed Louisiana-Monroe 68-65 on Thursday night.
Brandon Edwards had 33 points and 19 rebounds to help UTA barely squeak out a tight 87-86 double overtime victory at Troy on Thursday night.
Manny Atkins tied a career high with 27 points and Georgia State took down Texas-Arlington 77-49 Thursday to earn at least a share of the regular season Sun Belt Conference title.
Kirk Van Slyke scored 23 points including seven 3-pointers, missing only one shot from behind the arc, to lead Arkansas State to an 83-60 win over UTA on Thursday night.
Lonnie McClanahan scored 23 points and UT Arlington defeated Louisiana-Monroe 85-74 on Thursday night.