Scores

Final

South Alabama 65

(7-13, 1-6 Sun Belt)

TX-Arlington 73

(9-10, 4-3 Sun Belt)

8:50 PM ET, January 25, 2014

College Park Center, Arlington, Texas

1 2 T
USA 29 3665
UTA 37 3673

Top Performers

South Alabama: A. Allen 18 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Stl

Texas-Arlington: L. McClanahan 19 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Texas-Arlington pushes past South Alabama 73-65

Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Reger Dowell scored 21 points and Brandon Edwards added 17 with 11 rebounds as Texas-Arlington defeated South Alabama 73-65 Saturday night.

The Mavericks (9-10, 4-3 Sun Belt Conference) were nursing a three-point lead when a Brandon Williams dunk ignited a quick 9-4 run to close the first half and grab a 37-29 lead at the break.

South Alabama (7-13, 1-6) opened the second half on a 17-8 surge and grabbed the lead after 3-pointers by Ken Williams and Barrington Stevens.

UT-Arlington responded as Jamel Outler sank a 3-pointer to fuel a 12-3 surge and put the Mavericks up for good, 64-56 with 3:10 remaining.

The Mavericks shot 46.9 percent from the field. Lonnie McClanahan scored 19 points.

South Alabama was 11 of 37 beyond the arc and finished with a 36.1 shooting percentage. Antoine Allen led the Jaguars with 18 points, while Stevens and Augustine Rubit each had 14.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
USA
UTA
Points 65 73
FG Made-Attempted 22-62 (.355) 23-49 (.469)
3P Made-Attempted 11-37 (.297) 9-26 (.346)
FT Made-Attempted 10-12 (.833) 18-26 (.692)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
South Alabama leads 1-0
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