Texas-Arlington vs Samford

Texas-Arlington 65, Samford 58

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Kevin Butler scored 15 points as Texas-Arlington defeated Samford 65-58 Saturday night in a non-conference game.

Butler, the Mavericks' leading scorer, hit his first five shots, including two 3-pointers for 11 early points. Trailing 16-10, Texas-Arlington (2-1) went on a 16-0 run. Butler scored nine of those points. It was 36-26 at halftime.

Samford (1-6) was led by Raijon Kelly, one of three Bulldogs in double figures with 20 points. Tim Williams scored 14 points and just missed a double-double with nine rebounds. Connor Miller added 11 points. He hit his first three 3-point attempts, but then missed his next four.

Samford got within 61-56 with just under a minute left to play. But the Bulldogs would get no closer.

For Texas-Arlington, Jordan Reves had a double-double, scoring 14 points and grabbing 12 rebounds. Jamel Outler added 11 points, and Shaquille White-Miller chipped in with 10.

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Texas-Arlington Mavericks
J. Reves, F347-120-1120414
K. Butler, F336-92-245115
B. Edwards, F242-43-68037
K. Gruszecki, F202-60-02334
S. White-Miller, G283-43-412010
J. Outler283-62-200111
D. Charles170-52-21412
G. Gainey121-10-01042
D. Rodgers40-00-01010
K. McElvain00-00-01000
Totals 24-4712-1735141865
 51.1%70.6% 
Samford Bulldogs
T. Williams, F294-86-890014
T. Hood, F212-70-25114
C. Miller, G403-102-233211
R. Kelly, G367-122-214220
B. Hayman, G90-10-00110
C. Geffrard, Jr.283-91-23039
R. Wilson250-30-21540
W. Cook100-10-00030
L. Barnes20-00-02000
Totals 19-5111-1827141658
 37.3%61.1% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington11-321-634
Arkansas St.10-419-877
Georgia St.10-517-10125
Ga. Southern10-517-11124
Coast. Car.9-614-14141
Texas St.8-615-11208
Troy8-616-12198
UL Lafayette6-816-11144
S. Alabama6-813-14222
Little Rock4-1013-14246
App. St.3-128-18265
UL-Monroe1-137-20316

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
ETSU13-323-669
Furman13-420-1098
UNC-Green.12-421-8108
Chattanooga10-619-996
Wofford10-715-15201
Samford8-817-12150
Mercer7-913-16209
W. Carolina3-138-21256
VMI3-136-21324
Citadel2-149-20319
 
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