Scores

Final

TX-Arlington 75

(12-14, 7-7 Sun Belt)

AR-Little Rock 71

(12-15, 7-8 Sun Belt)

    8:00 PM ET, February 22, 2014

    Jack Stephens Center, Little Rock, Arkansas

    1 2 T
    UTA 39 3675
    UALR 36 3571

    Top Performers

    UT-Arlington: B. Edwards 17 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    Arkansas-Little Rock: J. Hagins 21 Pts, 6 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Blk

    Texas-Arlington defeats UALR 75-71

    Associated Press

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Jamel Outler scored a season-high 21 points and Brandon Edwards added 17 to lead Texas-Arlington past Arkansas-Little Rock 75-71 Saturday night.

    Texas-Arlington opened the second half with a 14-2 run to take a 53-38 lead with 16:55 remaining. A 13-3 run by Arkansas-Little Rock pulled the Trojans within 63-60 with 3:00 to play. Outler answered with his fifth trey and the Mavericks made 9 of 14 free throws down the stretch to seal it.

    Reger Dowell added 15 points and five assists for Texas-Arlington (12-14, 7-7 Sun Belt), which has won three of its last four conference games.

    Josh Hagins scored 11 of his 21 points in the second half, including a 3-pointer to pull Arkansas-Little Rock within 74-71 with 12 seconds left. DeVonte Smith added 12 points for Arkansas-Little Rock (12-15, 7-8), which has lost five straight games.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UTA
    UALR
    Points 75 71
    FG Made-Attempted 21-47 (.447) 26-68 (.382)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-24 (.417) 7-28 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 23-32 (.719) 12-16 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 24 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 4, 2014 UALR 72, @UTA 70Recap
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