Texas-Arlington 78, Nicholls St. 66
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP)—Myles Guidry scored 23 points to lead Texas-Arlington into the Southland Conference tournament with a 78-66 victory over Nicholls State on Friday night.
Texas-Arlington (13-14, 7-9 Southland Conference), which was facing a must-win its is regular season finale to advance, will be the eighth seed when the tournament begins Tuesday.
Kenneth Henderson added 21 points and 10 rebounds for the Mavericks, who snapped a four-game losing streak. He and Guidry were the only Mavericks in double figures.
Nicholls State (6-21, 1-5) ends its season on a 10-game losing streak and an 0-14 record away from home.
Stefan Blaseczynski led the Colonels with 26 points. Jason Wilkins had 13 points.