Texas-Arlington wins 101-85
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP)—Marquez Haynes went for 31 points as Texas-Arlington defeated Texas Wesleyan 101-85 on Tuesday night.
Haynes has now scored 30 or more points for the fourth time this season. He added a team-high seven rebounds. Both Brandon Long and Armani Williams had career-highs with 17 and 15 points, respectively.
The Mavericks made their first 13 field goals, which included seven three-pointers. The Mavericks finished the half shooting 71% making 19 of 27 from the field. They held a 67-45 lead at halftime.
The Rams (8-4) were led by Hector Mukweyi with 25 points and a game-high eight rebounds. He was 10 of 14 from the field. Brian Wanamaker made 14 of 18 free throws and finished with 20 points.
The loss snaps the Rams eight-game winning streak.
The Mavericks have won the last thirteen meetings against the Rams, the last loss coming in 1982 at Texas Wesleyan 79-78.