Benson’s 21 leads Bobcats to 87-76 win over UTA
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP)—Brent Benson scored 21 points off the bench and Brandon Bush scored 19 to lead Texas State to a 87-76 victory over Texas-Arlington on Saturday.
Benson hit five 3-pointers, and Emmanuel Bidias A’ Moute added 16 points in backup duty to help the Bobcats (8-6, 1-0 Southland) outscore the Mavericks 48-14 off the bench.
Marquez Haynes led Texas-Arlington (7-7, 0-1) with 23 points. Anthony Vereen scored 16 and Brandon Long added 12.