Texas-Arlington knocks off Memphis 68-64

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Kevin Hervey had 22 points and 11 rebounds as Texas-Arlington knocked off Memphis 68-64 on Monday night for its second upset victory in three days.

The Mavericks (3-1) beat Ohio State 73-68 on the road on Friday night.

Jalen Jones was 7 of 13 from the floor for 15 points and Erick Neal added 13 as the Mavericks rolled to a 31-21 lead at the break.

Memphis charged back to take a 50-44 lead following Avery Woodson's 3-point jumper midway in the second half. The Mavericks retook the lead 58-55 with 3:09 left following Nathan Hawkins' layup and Neal's three free throws.

Hervey hit two straight jump shots and slammed home a dunk with 18 seconds left to seal the win.

Ricky Tarrant Jr. had 21 points for Memphis (2-2).

The Mavericks made just 26 of 78 shots from the floor, but the Tigers only got 16 of 54 to fall.

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