Denver vs Texas-Arlington

Denver 50, Texas-Arlington 35

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Nate Engesser was the spark Denver needed, scoring 14 points including four 3-pointers in only 12 minutes off the bench and the Pioneers went on to defeat Texas-Arlington 50-35 on Monday afternoon.

Denver (5-7, 1-1 WAC) led 21-17 at halftime but posted a 50 percent shooting clip in the second half, making 10 of 20 attempts to outscore the Mavericks 29-18 in the second half for the win.

The Pioneers hit 11 3-pointers in the game compared to Texas-Arlington (6-4, 1-1), which made only 13 total buckets all night and shot a dismal 27.7 percent. Denver forced the Mavericks to turn the ball over 18 times.

Brett Olson had nine points for Denver and Chris Udofia scored five points, grabbed eight rebounds and had four assists and four blocks.

Karol Gruszecki led Texas-Arlington with eight points and Kevin Butler had seven points and eight rebounds.

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Scoreboard
Denver (5-7) «212950
Texas-Arlington (6-4)171835

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Denver Pioneers
R. O'Neale, F341-52-21635
C. Udofia, F342-71-28455
B. Olson, G363-90-02119
C. Hallam, G292-60-03016
J. Love, G191-40-20133
C. Griffin272-42-25226
N. Engesser125-90-000014
M. Byrd61-10-01002
B. Foeman30-00-00000
Totals 17-455-826141550
 37.8%62.5% 
Texas-Arlington Mavericks
K. Butler, F342-73-38107
B. Edwards, F270-30-06210
K. Gruszecki, F183-80-01028
J. Reves, C372-101-17045
C. Catlett, G232-100-15114
J. Outler201-30-01003
S. White-Miller181-22-22104
D. Charles131-20-02022
G. Gainey91-10-01032
D. Rodgers10-10-01000
Totals 13-476-73851335
 27.7%85.7% 
Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
South Dakota0-011-390
Western Ill.0-07-2170
S. Dak. St.0-09-584
IPFW0-07-5198
No. Dak. St.0-05-5105
Denver0-05-7298
Oral Roberts0-04-9243
Neb.-Omaha0-03-10280

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Louisiana0-09-2125
Ga. Southern0-08-335
UT-Arlington0-08-365
Georgia St.0-07-4224
Coast. Car.0-06-5186
S. Alabama0-06-5287
Texas St.0-05-6340
Troy0-05-6275
UL-Monroe0-04-5249
App. St.0-05-7270
Arkansas St.0-04-7345
Little Rock0-02-9314
 
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CINCY 70 Final
PITT 61
SDAK 50 Final
KSU 70
MIST 63 Final
MINN 76
CCSU 62 Final
SYR 96
IND 69 Final
IOWA 65
NCGN 68 Final
NCST 89
GONZ 69 Final
OKST 68
NMEX 46 Final
STL 60