SAN MARCOS, Texas -- Kannon Burrage scored 15 points to lead a balanced UTSA offense and the Roadrunners held on to beat Texas State 73-62 on Saturday, snapping a six-game losing streak.
Michael Hale and Jeromie Hill scored 13 apiece, Jordan Sims scored 12 and Edrico McGregor finished with 10 points for UTSA (6-18, 2-12 WAC), which had first-half runs of 14-1 and 14-0 on the way to a 46-20 halftime lead.
Matt Staff led Texas State (7-19, 3-11) with 18 points and 13 rebounds. Phil Hawkins and Joel Wright scored 13 each for the Bobcats, who have lost five in a row. They came no closer than eight points to the Roadrunners in the second half.
The Bobcats won the earlier meeting 81-78 in overtime on Jan. 19 in San Antonio.
Chattanooga men's basketball coach Matt McCall has received a two-year contract extension after leading the Mocs to an NCAA tournament appearance in his debut season.
North Carolina men's basketball coach Roy Williams joins Seth Greenberg for Fast Break to discuss his favorite pregame meal, how he picks his game-day outfit and what CDs (gasp!) he has in his car.
Russillo & Kanell predict whether Ezekiel Elliott or Ben Simmons will make more of an impact during their rookie seasons.
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