Four of Incarnate Word's players scored in double figures as the starters had all the baskets for the Cardinals. Livingston, who now has 1,509 career points, had 22 points, nine rebounds and five steals.
UIW had a 39-35 halftime lead and was ahead 60-54 with 8:20 left in the game. Lamar had a 15-6 run to lead 69-66 with 4:52 left. UIW retook the lead 72-71 on a Livingston dunk with 3:19 left and never trailed again.