New Jersey Tech vs Texas-Rio Grande Valley

Texas-Pan American 75, NJIT 67


EDINBURG, Texas (AP) - Brandon Provost scored 15 points, seven on free throws in the final minute as Texas-Pan American beat NJIT 75-67 Thursday night.

Jared Maree added 14 points and Josh Cleveland scored 13 points for the Broncs (10-17, 4-2 Great West), whose three-game winning streak is the school's longest in three years.

Provost finished 10 of 12 from the free-throw line, where Texas-Pan American was 33 for 45. NJIT made 14 of 17 free throws.

Isaiah Wilkerson had 16 points and nine rebounds to lead NJIT (11-14, 4-4). Lamar Kearse had 13 points and Ryan Woods scored 12 for the Highlanders.

NJIT led throughout the first half until Earl Jefferson made a pair of free throws just before the end of the period to tie the game at 33. Maree's 3-pointer with 5:25 left put the Broncs ahead for good at 51-49.

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New Jersey Tech
R. Regis, F160-00-05040
I. Wilkerson, G297-121-391516
R. Woods, G274-102-243512
P. Miller, G262-45-67139
C. Flores, G141-40-01433
L. Kearse284-132-231413
A. Ohri170-32-20102
S. Schickel132-50-02136
K. Silcott131-12-20044
G. Frick100-10-02030
M. Jones71-10-00002
Totals 22-5414-1736123467
Texas-Rio Grande Valley Vaqueros
J. Delgado, F331-75-64227
E. Mason, C120-32-42012
J. Maree, G365-112-342214
B. Provost, G322-710-1242415
A. Urbanus, G262-44-42349
J. Cleveland205-73-670213
N. Weiermiller181-30-01133
E. Jefferson151-34-65026
R. Cabrera81-23-43126
Totals 18-4733-4534112275

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Mex. St.11-328-659
Grand Canyon11-322-9131
Utah Valley6-817-17205
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-1210-22319
Chicago St.1-136-26317
Other games
VT 47 Final
Florida St 48
Wisc 55 Final
Mich St 69
NCST 73 Final
GONZ 73 Final