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Dixon leads UT-Rio Grande Valley past Bakersfield, 87-74

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) Nick Dixon scored 21 points and the University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley earned its 10th win and its second straight to open Western Athletic Conference play by beating Cal State Bakersfield 87-74 on Thursday night.

The Vaqueros now have won four straight and seven of their last nine games.

Justin Davis scored on a layup to get Bakersfield within six, 61-55 with nine minutes left in the game, but the Vaqueros answered with an 11-0 run fueled by a jumper and two free throws by Xavier McDaniel, Jr.

Moe McDonald II and Terry Winn III each added 17 points for UTRGV (10-8, 2-0) and McDaniel added another 12.

Rickey Holden scored 18 points to lead Bakersfield, with Jarkel Joiner adding another 12.

The Roadrunners (7-10, 0-2) were winless on a three-game road trip and now have lost four straight.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Vaqueros 10-8 375087
home team logo Roadrunners 7-10 344074
Team Stats
away team logo Vaqueros 10-8 68.5 PPG 37.5 RPG 13.4 APG
home team logo Roadrunners 7-10 72.9 PPG 41 RPG 12.5 APG
Key Players
3
T. Winn III 12.0 PPG 4.5 RPG 1.6 APG 43.4 FG%
0
J. Joiner 15.9 PPG 3.5 RPG 1.6 APG 46.4 FG%
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0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
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