Texas-Arlington stays undefeated with 99-66 win over Schreiner
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP)—Jermaine Griffin and Rog’er Guignard both scored 16 points and Texas-Arlington beat Schreiner 99-66 on Monday night.
With the win, UTA starts the season 5-0 for the first time in program history.
Larry Posey had 14 points for UTA and Anthony Vereen and Brandon Long had 13 each.
UTA built a double-digit lead in the first five minutes. A layup by Posey after a steal made it 35-24 with 7:56 left in the first half. The lead swelled to 48-28after a layup by Griffin with 2:46 left.
UTA led 57-36 at halftime.
UTA scored the first eight points of the second half to lead 65-36 after a layup by Griffin two minutes into the half. UTA held Schreiner (0-3) to seven points in the first 12 minutes of the half and led 87-43 after two fre throws by Vereen with 8:35 to play.
Keith Perry led Schreiner with 19 points. Cory Tellis added 12 and Justin Land had 11.