Chad Rasmussen scored 13 points, including three 3-pointers, to lead Seattle to its first conference win of the season, 61-44 over cold-shooting Texas-Arlington on Thursday night.
Along with a new 20-acre College Park District the University of Texas at Arlington is adding something else new, this time for athletic fans. For the first time in UTA history beer will be sold at sporting events.
Texas State is going to the Sun Belt Conference, a move that will be made after only one season in the WAC.
More schools are playing conference musical chairs, as Texas State, Georgia State and UTA are all expected to move to the Sun Belt in 2013.
As an affiliate member of the WAC, Dallas Baptist will compete for the conference championship and the league’s automatic NCAA berth.
UTA already has announced plans for an afternoon news conference on campus featuring WAC commissioner Karl Benson.