Houston Baptist vs Texas-Rio Grande Valley

Texas-Pan American 81, Houston Baptist 71


EDINBURG, Texas (AP) - Brandon Provost tied his career high with 23 points as Texas-Pan American broke open a close game in the second half for an 81-71 victory over Houston Baptist on Saturday night.

Jared Maree added 14 points and Earl Jefferson had a career-high 13 for the Broncs (7-16, 2-1 Great West), whose seven victories are their most in three seasons.

Terry Bembry led the Huskies (6-13, 0-3) with 17 points. Tyler Russell scored 16 and Marcus Davis 15 as Houston Baptist dropped its fourth in a row.

Texas-Pan American led 55-54 before exploding with a 12-2 spurt to forge a 67-56 lead with 6:11 left. The Broncs extended the edge to 76-60 with 3:48 remaining.

The Huskies shot 53.2 percent (25 of 47) in a losing effort.

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Houston Baptist Huskies
T. Bembry, F296-95-640117
A. Hill, G261-60-02143
J. Latas, G263-82-29148
M. Davis, G245-84-440515
J. Evans, G71-10-00052
M. Smith321-23-42326
T. Russell277-112-231016
D. Hobaugh261-11-22014
L. Thomas30-10-00000
Totals 25-4717-202862271
Texas-Rio Grande Valley Vaqueros
J. Delgado, F252-51-42046
E. Mason, C142-61-26125
B. Provost, G388-134-423023
A. Urbanus, G312-84-54029
J. Maree, G233-78-931314
N. Weiermiller240-20-01720
E. Jefferson195-60-051113
R. Cabrera162-64-62328
J. Cleveland101-21-23213
Totals 25-5523-3231181781
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SF Austin18-028-661
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Incarn Word12-617-12163
Sam Houston12-618-16178
Hou. Baptist10-817-17225
SE Louisiana9-912-21331
Abil Chr.8-1013-18321
McNeese St.7-119-20341
New Orleans6-1210-20343
Nicholls St.6-1211-23313
C. Arkansas6-127-21338
Nwestern St.5-138-20344

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New Mex. St.13-123-11111
Grand Canyon11-327-792
Utah Valley6-812-18272
UT-Rio Grande Valley4-108-22337
Chicago St.0-144-28348
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