NCAA Game Summary - Boise State at Texas-Arlington
(Wednesday, January 2)
Final Score: Boise State 64, Texas-Arlington 46
Arlington, TX (Sports Network) - Jeff Elorriaga finished with 22 points and nine rebounds as the Boise State Broncos coasted to a 64-46 victory over the Texas-Arlington Mavericks in a non-conference tilt at the College Park Center.
Anthony Drmic added 11 points for Boise State (11-2) as it picked up its fifth win in a row.
Brandon Edwards and Karol Gruszecki tallied nine points each for the Mavericks (6-5), who lost for the second straight time. Edwards also pulled down 10 rebounds.
The Broncos held a 26-18 edge on the scoreboard at the intermission after they shot 45 percent from the floor including 3-of-7 from beyond the arc in the first half. UT Arlington trailed after it managed to hit just 21.1 percent of its attempts from the floor in the opening 20 minutes.
Boise State extended its lead after the break by draining 8-of-14 shots from beyond the arc.
The Mavericks hurt themselves by committing 14 turnovers which Boise State converted into 17 points. UT Arlington scored just seven points off of the Broncos' 13 turnovers.
01/02 23:00:39 ET