Mavs Unstoppable in Nationally Televised Game; Coach Cross Gets 150th Victory

UTAfireworks20131115_214857HUGE WIN!!!!
UTA 84, at Louisiana-Lafayette 69

The Mavs (13-9, 7-5) got off to a slow start and fell behind ULL (13-11, 7-6) early at 18-7 with 13:43 left in the first half. But, they played a very solid next 10 minutes or so to only be down by 4 at halftime (45-41), and then simply dominated the second half, outscoring ULL 43-24 in the second half to beat a good LA-Lafayette team 84-69 in a game televised on ESPN2.

Attacking the paint seemingly every time down the court in the final 20:00, it was a lot of layups and free throws for UTA for much of the second half.  It was fun to watch and a great win. Continue reading


The Shorthorn, Star-Telegram Coverage of Media Day

The Shorthorn (the school’s daily student newspaper) has always done a good job with their coverage of the school’s sports programs Continue reading

Maverick Madness Recap (with Dunk Contest Video Highlights)

Maverick Madness was thursday night at College Park Center. This is the first basketball kickoff event I’ve attended (UTA has held Midnight Madness events many times over the years) and it was a lot of fun. Continue reading

Mid-Month Update

Been about two weeks since I last posted…been busy with work and other stuff, but rest assured once the season starts, I’ll be posting recaps of just about every home game from my view in section 104.

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