FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Zack Bryant had 24 points as UAB defeated UTSA 85-76 in the Conference USA tournament quarterfinals on Thursday night.
Jalen Perry had 18 points and eight rebounds for...
UTSA seeks revenge on Southern Miss
UTSA (17-13, 11-6) vs. Southern Miss (18-11, 10-7)
Reed Green Coliseum, Hattiesburg, Mississippi; Saturday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Southern Miss goes for the season sweep over UTSA...
Jackson carries UTSA past W. Kentucky 81-76 in OT
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson had 29 points as UTSA edged past Western Kentucky 81-76 in overtime on Wednesday night.
Jackson made 9 of 10 from the free-throw line. He added...
UTSA seeks revenge on WKU
UTSA (16-13, 10-6) vs. Western Kentucky (18-12, 11-6)
E.A. Diddle Arena, Bowling Green, Kentucky; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: UTSA seeks revenge on Western Kentucky after...
Jackson carries UTSA over UAB 76-70
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson had 27 points as UTSA beat UAB 76-70 on Sunday. Keaton Wallace added 22 points for the Roadrunners. Wallace also had eight rebounds for the...
UTSA seeks revenge on UAB
UAB (17-12, 9-7) vs. UTSA (15-13, 9-6)
UTSA Convocation Center, San Antonio; Sunday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: UTSA seeks revenge on UAB after dropping the first matchup in Birmingham....
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Ahmad Caver had 13 points and 10 assists as Old Dominion won its first regular-season Conference USA title with a 65-64 victory over UTSA on Thursday night.
ODU looks to extend streak vs UTSA
Old Dominion (22-6, 12-3) vs. UTSA (15-12, 9-5)
UTSA Convocation Center, San Antonio; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Old Dominion looks for its seventh straight conference win...
Bracey scores 23 to lead Louisiana Tech over UTSA 72-67
RUSTON, La. (AP) — DaQuan Bracey had 23 points as Louisiana Tech stretched its home winning streak to 11 games, narrowly defeating UTSA 72-67 on Saturday.
Ra'Shawn Langston had 13 points for Louisiana Tech (17-10, 7-7 Conference USA). Anthony Duruji added 11 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks. Mubarak Muhammed had 10 rebounds for the hosts.
Jhivvan Jackson had 22 points for the Roadrunners (15-12, 9-5). Keaton Wallace added 20 points. Byron Frohnen had 10 points, 12 rebounds and six assists.
Edwards scores 24 to lift Southern Miss over UTSA 78-71
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Cortez Edwards had 24 points, nine rebounds and five assists as Southern Miss defeated UTSA 78-71 on Thursday night.
Tyree Griffin had 18 points and six rebounds for Southern Miss (16-9, 8-5 Conference USA), which won its fifth straight game. Leonard Harper-Baker added 14 points and 12 rebounds. LaDavius Draine had seven rebounds for the hosts.
Keaton Wallace had 27 points for the Roadrunners (15-11, 9-4). Jhivvan Jackson added 25 points. Atem Bior had 11 rebounds.
UTSA tops FAU 86-74 behind Jackson, Wallace
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson and Keaton Wallace scored 24 points apiece as UTSA stretched its home win streak to 10 games, defeating Florida Atlantic 86-74 on Saturday. Wallace also had eight rebounds for the Roadrunners.
Giovanni De Nicolao had 10 points and nine assists for UTSA (15-10, 9-3 Conference USA).
Kevaughn Ellis had 14 points for the Owls (14-11, 5-7). Michael Forrest added 13 points. Anthony Adger had 12 points and 11 rebounds.
UTSA uses fast start to down Florida International 100-67
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Keaton Wallace scored 27 points on 11-of-13 shooting, Giovanni DeNicolao added 16 and UTSA beat Florida International 100-67 on Thursday night.
It's the second straight contest where the Roadrunners have scored in triple digits. They beat Marshall in Huntington, West Virginia, 116-106 in overtime on Saturday. UTSA has won four of its last five games.
Wallace, Jackson spark UTSA comeback 116-106 win in OT
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Keaton Wallace scored a career-high 45 points, Jhivvan Jackson added 30 and each knocked down contested 3-pointers in overtime as UTSA rallied from 18 points behind to defeat Marshall 116-106 Saturday night, clawing past the Thundering Herd into a three-way share of first place in Conference USA.
Western Kentucky beats UTSA in OT despite Jackson’s 46
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Charles Bassey and Lamonte Bearden scored 22 points each on Thursday night and Western Kentucky beat UTSA in overtime 96-88 despite Jhivvan Jackson's career-high 46 points for the Roadrunners.
Jackson's scoring output was the third most in program history and the second most in Conference USA history. He was 16 of 31 from the field, including 8 of 14 from 3-point range, and 6 of 8 from the foul line.
Wallace, Jackson spark UTSA rally, shock Old Dominion 74-73
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Keaton Wallace scored 29 points and hit a corner 3-pointer, his ninth, with 15 seconds remaining and UTSA completed an 18-point comeback in the last three minutes to defeat Old Dominion 74-73 on Saturday and claim first place in Conference USA.
Jackson scores 28 to lead UTSA over Charlotte 88-43
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson had 28 points as UTSA won its seventh consecutive home game, easily beating Charlotte 88-43 on Thursday night.
Keaton Wallace had 15 points for UTSA (11-9, 5-2 Conference USA). Adokiye Iyaye added 12 points and Byron Frohnen had nine rebounds.
UTSA dominated the first half, going on runs of eight and 16 straight points and leading 44-19 at the break.
Perry with 18 points leads UAB over UTSA 83-73
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Jalen Perry scored 18 points and grabbed four rebounds as UAB beat UTSA 83-73 on Saturday night.
Perry was 7 of 13 from the field for the Blazers (12-7, 4-2 Conference USA), who have won their last two and have five-straight home wins. Zack Bryant added 17 points, Lewis Sullivan had 16 points and eight rebounds and Makhtar Gueye, Jeremiah Bell and Tavin Lovan had 10 points apiece. Gueye led the team with 11 rebounds.
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Middle Tennessee holds off UTSA for 89-86 win
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Donovan Sims scored 24 points and Antonio Green added 21 and Middle Tennessee ended UTSA's seven-game win streak beating the Roadrunners 89-86 on Thursday night.
Jackson’s shot with 1.6 left wins it for UTSA
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored 17 points including the game-winner with 1.6 seconds left and UTSA beat North Texas 76-74 in a game Saturday between Conference USA unbeatens.
Jackson gave a North Texas defender a ball fake then twisted around and put up a shot a few steps inside the arc.
Zachary Simmons caught a court-length inbounds pass but his hurried turnaround 15-footer was off the mark.
Jackson carries UTSA over Rice 95-79
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored 24 points as UTSA defeated Rice 95-79 on Thursday night.
Nick Allen added 20 points for the Roadrunners (9-7, 3-0 Conference USA), who pulled away with two 9-0 runs before the midpoint of the second half.
Giovanni De Nicolao had 19 points, six rebounds and six assists for UTSA, which won its sixth straight game. Keaton Wallace added 16 points and seven assists.
Wallace scores 23, UTSA beats UTEP, 75-60 in C-USA opener
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Keaton Wallace put up 23 points and had a career-high four blocked shots and UTSA rode a strong defensive effort to a 75-60 victory over UTEP in the Conference USA opener for both schools on Thursday night.
The teams will play a rematch Saturday in El Paso. The Roadrunners now have won four straight over the Miners.
UTSA edges Div. II Southeastern Oklahoma St. 70-67
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored a career-best 32 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as UTSA held on to edge Division II Southeastern Oklahoma State 70-67 on Saturday afternoon.
The Roadrunners (6-7) trailed by two with 1:08 to play when Keaton Wallace sank a 3-pointer to give them the lead for good, 65-64. They were holding on by three when Southeastern Oklahoma State's Kellen Manek missed a long-range attempt at the buzzer, preserving the final score.
Jackson sparks UTSA past Texas A&M-CC 64-50
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson totaled 22 points, eight rebounds and two steals to propel Texas San Antonio to a 64-50 victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Thursday night.
UTSA pulls away early in the 2nd half, beats Bethany 101-77
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Keaton Wallace and Jhivvan Jackson each made five 3-pointers and scored 23 points as UTSA rolled to a 101-77 victory over NAIA-member Bethany College on Monday night.
UTSA (4-7) rebounded from a 12-point loss to Arkansas on Saturday and has won two of its last three games.
Nick Allen added 12 points and a game-high eight rebounds for the Roadrunners, who shot 53 percent from the field. Adokiye Iyaye chipped in with 11 points and Byron Frohnen had 10.
Wallace scores 35; UTSA routs Mid-America Christian 104-74
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Keaton Wallace made nine 3-pointers and scored 35 points as UTSA rolled to a 104-74 victory over NAIA-member Mid-America Christian on Saturday.
Wallace was 12 of 16 from the field, missed just four from long range and grabbed a game-high nine rebounds. Jhivvan Jackson added 28 points on 11-of-21 shooting and made four 3-pointers for UTSA (3-6), which shot 60 percent (41 of 68) from the floor. Adokiye Iyaye chipped in 12 points.
Shead’s free throw lifts Texas State over UTSA 69-68
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Nijal Pearson hit five 3-pointers and scored 26 points and Jaylen Shead hit 1 of 2 free throws with 1 second left to send Texas State to a 69-68 victory over Texas San Antonio on Saturday.
UTSA outruns Charlotte 13-5 in OT, wins 97-89
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored five of his 30 points in overtime to lead Texas-San Antonio to a 97-89 victory over Charlotte on Saturday night.
UTSA (15-12, 8-6 Conference USA) rebounded from a 38-point loss to Old Dominion that snapped a four-game win streak. Charlotte (5-20, 1-13) has lost 12 straight, including a two-point loss to UTEP on Thursday.
UT San Antonio holds off UTEP 63-59
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Deon Lyle came off the bench to hit 5 of 8 from 3-point range and score 18 and Giovanni De Nicolao added 10 points, including two free throws with five seconds left, to help UT San Antonio hold off UTEP 63-59 on Saturday night.
Byron Frohnen added 12 points and seven rebounds, Jhivvan Jackson scored 10 with nine boards and Nick Allen scored nine and grabbed 13 rebounds to help the Roadrunners (14-11, 7-5 Conference USA) win the battle of the boards 48-35.
Jackson spurs UT San Antonio to upset win over W Kentucky
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Freshman Jhivvan Jackson came off the bench to hit four 3-pointers and score 22, Keaton Wallace added 11 points, eight rebounds and four assists and UT San Antonio shocked Western Kentucky 74-63 on Saturday.
Jackson scores 23, UT San Antonio downs Marshall 81-77
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored 23 points, Nick Allen added 13 with nine rebounds, and UT San Antonio scored six unanswered points in the final 1:51 to beat Marshall 81-77 on Wednesday night.
Giovanni De Nicolao scored 10 points with nine rebounds for the Roadrunners (12-11, 5-5 Conference USA), who outrebounded the Thundering Herd 54-35 and shot 43 percent from the field on 35 of 81 field goals.
UT San Antonio hits 15 3s in 82-70 win over UAB
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored 24 points, Deon Lyle scored 14 and UT San Antonio never trailed as it beat UAB 82-70 on Saturday night.
Jackson made back-to-back 3s and the Roadrunners were up 17-8. Chris Cokley scored four straight and Nate Darling's layup reduced the deficit to 23-18. UTSA (11-11, 4-5 Conference USA) went on a 9-0 run and the Roadrunners led 42-26 at intermission.
King paces Middle Tennessee past UT San Antonio 75-51
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Nick King scored 22 points and Brandon Walters grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds and Middle Tennessee beat UT San Antonio 75-51 on Thursday night.
Giddy Potts' jumper with 10:12 before halftime broke a 16-all tie and started a 13-2 run from which the Roadrunners never recovered. King scored eight straight with a 3-pointer, a 3-point play and layup, and Tyrik Dixon buried a 3 and Middle Tennessee (15-5, 7-1 Conference USA) led 34-23.
Wallace with 20 points as UT San Antonio edges UTEP 65-61
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Keaton Wallace scored 20 points off the bench to lead UT San Antonio as it snapped a three-game skid, edging UTEP 65-61 on Saturday night.
Giovanni De Nicolao added 15 points and four rebounds for the Roadrunners (10-10, 3-4 Conference USA). Deon Lyle had 13 points and Jhivvan Jackson chipped in 11 points and five rebounds.
Troutman hits winning points, FAU rallies past UTSA 73-69
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Gerdarius Troutman scored on a 3-pointer and then added two free throws — all in the last nine seconds — as Florida Atlantic rallied past Texas San Antonio 73-69 on Saturday.
Beard’s 20 points helps FIU shave UTSA with a 79-76 win
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Brian Beard Jr., scored 20 points with eight assists and Florida International managed to hold off UT San Antonio 79-76 on Thursday night.
Beard's layup with 1:43 left was Florida International's last field goal as the Panthers missed their last two shots and went 1 of 4 from the free throw line.
Holland’s hot shooting leads Southern Miss past UTSA 93-83
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Kevin Holland sank every shot he took, including seven 3-pointers, to lead Southern Miss in a 93-83 win over Texas-San Antonio on Saturday.
Holland finished 8 for 8 from the field for a career-high 23 points. Cortez Edwards added 20 points while grabbing 10 rebounds, Dominic Magee had 18 points plus 10 boards, Tyree Griffin scored 16 and D'Angelo Richardson 12 for Southern Miss (9-8, 2-2 Conference USA).
UT San Antonio holds off Louisiana Tech 78-76
RUSTON, La. (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored 21 points, Giovanni De Nicolao scored the winning layup with one second left, and UT San Antonio beat Louisiana Tech 78-76 on Thursday night for the Bulldogs' third straight loss.
North Texas edges UTSA, 72-71; now 2-0 to start C-USA
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Roosevelt Smart scored 22 points, Ryan Woolridge added 18 more and North Texas held on to earn a 72-71 win at Texas-San Antonio and pick up its second Conference USA victory to start the season Saturday night.
The Mean Green (9-6) already surpassed their win total from last season and they swept a pair of road games to open the conference season.
Jackson’s 20 sparks UTSA past Rice, 79-66 in C-USA opener
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson had his second straight 20-point scoring game to spark Texas-San Antonio to a 79-66 win over Rice in the Conference USA opener on Thursday night.
The reigning C-USA Freshman of the Week was 6 of 10 from the field, tying a season high by knocking down five 3-pointers. He has now reached the 20-point plateau five times in 14 career games.
UTSA handles D-III Bethany College with a 95-67 win
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored 19 points, Byron Frohnen had 11 rebounds and UT San Antonio controlled NCAA Division III Bethany College from the start for a 95-67 win on Saturday.
Also scoring in double figures for the Roadrunners were Keaton Wallace with 12, Giovanni De Nicolao with 11 and Nick Allen and Deon Lyle with 10 each.
Willborn has career-best 22, UTSA beats Ottawa (AZ) 125-64
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — George Willborn III hit a career-high 22 points while grabbing nine rebounds as UT San Antonio scored more than 60 points in each half to dominate Ottawa (Arizona) 125-64 on Thursday night.
Tulsa takes down UTSA 100-96 behind Etou and Taplin
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Junior Etou scored 20 points and Sterling Taplin added 18 and Tulsa held off UT San Antonio from the free throw line with a 100-96 win on Tuesday night.
Tulsa (4-3) shot 11 of 14 from the free throw line in the final two minutes while the Roadrunners could only knock down a pair of 3-pointers, the last one coming from George Willborn III with three seconds left.
UTSA tops James Madison 90-77 in Bahamas’ 7th-place game
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored 12 of his career-high 22 points from the free-throw line and UT San Antonio beat James Madison 90-77 on Sunday in the seventh-place game of the Island of the Bahamas Showcase.
Nick Allen added 15 points for UTSA (3-2). Austin Karrer had 11, and Deon Lyle and George Willborn III each scored 10. Jackson was one of four Roadrunners with two 3-pointers as the team combined to make 9 of 20.
Coastal Carolina tops UTSA in Island of the Bahamas Showcase
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Zac Cuthbertson, Artur Labinowicz and Jaylen Shaw each scored 14 points on Friday and Coastal Carolina beat UT San Antonio 83-69 in opening round of the Island of the Bahamas Showcase.
Josh Coleman added 10 points and nine rebounds for Coastal Carolina (2-1), which was 11 of 25 from distance and attempted 29 free throws.
UTSA uses last-minute rally to beat Texas St. 79-78
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored 15 points including a pair of free throws with eight seconds remaining as UT San Antonio used a 12-4 run over the final 42 seconds to upend Texas State 79-78 on Wednesday night.
Texas State missed four free throws down the stretch to keep Texas San Antonio (2-0) alive. Giovanni De Nicolao made a 3-pointer with 15 seconds left to shave the Roadrunners' deficit to 78-77.
Freshman Wallace hits 6 3s, UTSA beats DII East Central
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Freshman Keaton Wallace made six 3-pointers and scored 22 points, and Texas-San Antonio breezed to a 92-59 season-opening win over Division II East Central on Sunday.
George Wilborn III and Jhivvan Jackson each added 14 points for the Roadrunners.
Gabe McKenzie gave the Tigers their only lead of the game at 8-5. But the Roadrunners answered with a a 13-5 run and were never contested.