ARLINGTON, Texas -- Jordan Reves had 14 points and 11 rebounds, Brandon Edwards added 11 points and 10 boards, and Texas-Arlington took control early and coasted to a 63-48 nonconference victory over Texas-Pan American on Wednesday night.
Reves was 5 of 6 from the floor, and Edwards was 5 of 7, for the Mavericks (15-9), who have won five in a row and seven of eight. Kevin Butler chipped in 11 points.
Jesus Delgado scored 17 points and Brandon Provost had 16 for the Broncs (13-15), but the duo didn't get much help. Delgado and Provost were a combined 12 of 23 from the floor; their teammates were 5 of 22.
The Mavericks kicked off a four-game homestand in style, scoring 17 of the game's first 19 points and cruising from there. Texas-Arlington led 39-19 at halftime.
Texas-Arlington next hosts UC Irvine in a BracketBusters matchup Saturday.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.