New Mexico State vs Texas-Arlington

Texas-Arlington 68, New Mexico St. 47

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Kevin Butler scored 18 points and Drew Charles added 12 to lead Texas-Arlington to a 68-47 victory against New Mexico State on Saturday night.

Brandon Edwards had 11 rebounds and Jordan Reves five blocked shots for the Mavericks (6-3, 1-0 WAC), who were victorious in their first and last WAC opener. UT-Arlington, after arriving from the Southland Conference, departs for the Sun Belt in 2013.

Daniel Mullings had 21 points and Sim Bhullar 14 points and five blocks for the Aggies (6-7, 0-1).

A 17-5 run over an 8:32 stretch in the second half gave the Mavericks permanent control. Edwards had six points during the surge, which culminated on Karol Gruszecki's 3-pointer that gave UT-Arlington a 54-32 cushion with 10:33 remaining.

New Mexico State leads the all-time series 10-2, but the Mavericks have won the last two meetings.

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New Mexico State (6-7)242347
Texas-Arlington (6-3) «373168

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New Mexico State Aggies
B. Sy, F291-60-27012
T. Watson, F291-72-46424
S. Bhullar, C256-112-660114
D. Mullings, G347-96-851221
K. Ross-Miller, G220-30-02120
T. de Rouen, G191-50-01203
R. Barry, F100-21-25001
R. Dixon, F90-10-00000
K. Aronis, G80-20-00110
M. Buovac, F70-20-02010
B. West, F61-10-11012
E. Weary, G20-20-00010
Total 17-5111-233791247
 33.3%47.8% 
Texas-Arlington Mavericks
B. Edwards, F312-63-411027
K. Butler, F307-113-662318
J. Reves, F264-80-08058
K. Gruszecki, F172-60-02045
C. Catlett, G254-80-34518
D. Charles, G194-72-211112
G. Gainey, F172-50-04014
S. White-Miller, G150-30-00420
J. Outler, G142-70-02016
D. Rodgers, F60-00-03010
Total 27-618-1544122168
 44.3%53.3% 
Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cal-Baker.12-225-1075
New Mex. St.11-328-659
Grand Canyon11-322-9131
UMKC8-618-17184
Utah Valley6-817-17205
Seattle5-913-17280
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-1210-22319
Chicago St.1-136-26317

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington14-427-945
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297
 
Other games
WMU 68 Final
NCST 84
SACL 77 Final
DUKE 90
UNLV 73 Final
UNC 79
AUB 79 Final
ILL 81
UK 77 Final
LOU 80
CHST 44 Final
OHST 87
AF 61 Final
FLA 78
CMICH 73 Final
MICH 88
AST 36 Final
SYR 57
UMKC 44 Final
KSU 52
AMER 57 Final
KAN 89
BUTL 68 Final
VANDY 49
EVAN 70 Final
CREI 87