Scores

Final

Utah State 46

(19-9, 9-7 WAC)

TX-Arlington 61

(17-10, 11-5 WAC)

8:00 PM ET, March 2, 2013

College Park Center, Arlington, Texas

1 2 T
USU 22 2446
UTA 28 3361

Top Performers

Utah State: M. Davis 15 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast

Texas-Arlington: K. Butler 21 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

Texas-Arlington 61, Utah St. 46

Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Kevin Butler scored 21 points on 7-of-15 shooting including five 3-pointers and Texas-Arlington defeated Utah State 61-46 on Saturday night.

Texas-Arlington (17-10, 11-5 WAC) led 28-22 at halftime but used a 17-6 run to begin the second half capped off by Greg Gainey's fast break lay-up to give the Mavericks their largest lead of the game and a 45-28 lead with 12:32 to go.

Karol Gruszecki scored 14 points and Cameron Catlett had nine points, six assists and four rebounds for Texas-Arlington, which shot 40.7 percent from the field and hit 11 3-pointers.

Marcel Davis led Utah State (19-9, 9-7) with 15 points, TeNale Roland had 12 points and six rebounds and Jarred Shaw ended the night with 11 points and eight rebounds. The Aggies shot only 30.4 percent from the floor and had 16 turnovers in their first trip to Arlington in program history.

Texas-Arlington has won nine of its last 11 contests.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
USU
UTA
Points 46 61
FG Made-Attempted 14-46 (.304) 22-54 (.407)
3P Made-Attempted 6-19 (.316) 11-24 (.458)
FT Made-Attempted 12-18 (.667) 6-12 (.500)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 17

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 24, 2013 UTA 74, @USU 68Recap
» Mar 2, 2013 @UTA 61, USU 46Recap
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