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
Georgia St.15-525-1053
Ga. Southern14-622-9113
UL-Monroe14-624-14132
UL Lafayette13-722-14143
UT-Arlington10-1016-15185
App. St.9-1112-17250
S. Alabama9-1112-21275
UALR8-1213-18276
Texas St.7-1314-17236
Arkansas St.6-1411-18277
Troy5-1510-19313

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wofford16-228-747
Chattanooga15-322-10112
Mercer12-619-16212
W. Carolina9-915-17221
ETSU8-1016-14192
VMI7-1111-19287
Samford6-1213-19305
Citadel6-1211-19327
UNC-Green.6-1211-22309
Furman5-1311-22293
 
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NIOWA 47
VCU 65 Final
MIZZ 68
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UNLV 82
CHRL 63 Final
BAYL 59
DUKE 76 Final
LOU 71
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ORE 66
AZST 73 Final
CREI 87