Texas-Arlington defeats UTSA 68-63
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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Kevin Butler scored 17 points to lead Texas-Arlington to a 68-63 victory against UTSA on Saturday night.
Shaq White-Miller and Greg Gainey added 13 points each for the Mavericks (12-9, 7-5 Western Athletic), who have won four of their last five games. Jordan Reves had eight points and 13 rebounds.
UTSA led 45-41 in the second half before Texas-Arlington scored 13 unanswered points, a run that culminated on Butler's three-point play that made it 54-45 with 8:33 remaining. The Roadrunners got within 56-54 on a 3-pointer by Hale III with 4:08 to play.
White-Miller answered with a 3-pointer with the shot clock winding down to push the lead back to five. Gainey then blocked a UTSA 3-point attempt, which led to a fast-break layup by Butler that put Texas-Arlington up 61-54 with 2:12 left.
Updated February 9, 2013