Hale leads UTSA over Texas-Arlington 97-88

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Michael Hale scored 21 points and made six 3-pointers to lead UTSA to a 97-88 victory over Texas-Arlington on Saturday night.

Igor Nujic and Kannon Burrage added 17 points apiece for the Roadrunners (18-13, 10-6 Southland Conference), who entered the game locked into the No. 5 seed at next week's league tournament.

LaMarcus Reed scored 31 points and Jordan Reves had 20 points and 14 rebounds for the Mavericks (23-7, 15-1), who were denied a perfect record in Southland play but are the No. 1 tourney seed.

UTSA shot 54.7 percent from the field and had more 3-pointers (16) than baskets from inside the arc (13).

Stephen Franklin had 15 points and Melvin Johnson III 13 for the Roadrunners.