New Mexico State vs Texas-Arlington Wrap - Texas-Arlington Wins 68-47
The battle between Texas-Arlington and New Mexico State didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as New Mexico State was handed a 68-47 defeat on Saturday at College Park Center.
Texas-Arlington was a 2-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Texas-Arlington got 18 points from Kevin Butler and another 12 points from Drew Charles. Cameron Catlett contributed 5 assists, while Brandon Edwards cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
New Mexico State got 21 points from Daniel Mullings in a losing cause and another 14 points from Sim Bhullar. Tyrone Watson contributed 4 assists for them, while Bandja Sy had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Texas-Arlington were victorious, as the score was 37-24 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Texas-Arlington as they grabbed 44 boards, while New Mexico State only had 37.