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Texas-Arlington 71, Idaho 68

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MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) - Kevin Butler set career bests with 23 points and a 7-of-7 performance from 3-point range, helping Texas-Arlington hold off Idaho 71-68 on Thursday night for its third straight win.

Butler, a senior, was 8 of 8 overall. Brandon Edwards added 11 points for the Mavericks (13-9, 8-5 Western Athletic), who avenged a 77-64 loss to Idaho in Arlington on Jan. 19.

Stephen Madison scored 25 points, including five 3-pointers, and Kyle Barone had 21 points and 10 rebounds for the Vandals (9-15, 5-9), who lost their third in a row.

Texas-Arlington led most of the game but saw Idaho tie it at 59 on Madison's 3-pointer with 8:49 left. After the Mavericks went back in front, Mansa Habeeb's layup with 22 seconds left pulled the Vandals within 69-68 before Edwards made two free throws with 6 seconds to play. Idaho's Mike McChristian then missed a 3-pointer at the buzzer.

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Texas-Arlington Mavericks
B. Edwards, F294-63-470211
K. Butler, F218-80-020423
J. Reves, C232-53-56147
S. White-Miller, G363-70-01516
C. Catlett, G211-82-22424
K. Gruszecki212-50-02135
D. Charles181-62-21134
G. Gainey164-60-05048
J. Outler121-20-00003
D. Rodgers30-00-00010
Totals 26-5310-1327122471
 49.1%76.9% 
Idaho Vandals
K. Barone, C385-811-12102221
S. Madison, G366-108-1151325
C. Hill, G352-90-01016
M. McChristian, G352-80-04414
M. Habeeb, G343-75-611411
D. Douglas160-21-21211
W. Faines30-00-00030
J. Kammerer20-00-01000
Totals 18-4425-3127101568
 40.9%80.6% 
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Ga. Southern12-419-6138
Georgia St.12-419-880
UL-Monroe12-418-9118
UL Lafayette10-716-12188
UT-Arlington9-715-11160
UALR7-1012-15278
S. Alabama7-109-19292
App. St.6-109-16275
Texas St.5-1111-14249
Arkansas St.5-1110-15261
Troy5-1210-16311

Big Sky
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Sac. State12-318-8142
Montana12-316-10171
E. Wash.11-320-775
N. Arizona10-415-12189
Portland St.8-714-11221
N. Colo.7-812-14258
Idaho6-811-14253
Weber St.6-911-15260
So. Utah5-98-17313
North Dakota4-118-18277
Montana St.4-117-20320
Idaho St.3-126-21344
 
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NW 59 Final
OHST 69
WISC 53 Final
MINN 58
SJU 58 Final
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ARIZ 58 Final
COLO 71
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