Texas-Arlington tops CS Bakersfield 79-75 in OT

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Brandon Edwards scored eight of his 23 points in overtime as Texas-Arlington topped Cal State Bakersfield 79-75 Saturday.

Following a layup with 5 seconds to play in overtime, on which he was fouled by Lonnie McLanahan, Erik Kinney went to the charity stripe with UCSB (6-7) trailing 77-75. Kinney intentionally missed the free throw, but was called for a lane violation as he tried to track down the offensive rebound and UTA got the ball.

Stefon Johnson immediately fouled Edwards, who knocked down a pair of free throws with 4 seconds to play, sealing the win for the Mavericks (5-7).

McLanahan finished with 17 points, seven assists and five rebounds. Reger Dowell added 15 points and Jamel Outler scored 11.

Kinney led the Roadrunners with 20 points, nine rebounds and Brandon Barnes added 18 points while knocking down 5 of 6 3-point shots.

UCSB shot 34.8 percent from the floor.