Texas-Rio Grande finishes strong, beats SE Missouri 83-74
EDINBURG, Texas (AP) Shaquille Hines scored 23 points, grabbed eight rebounds and dished out seven assists as Texas-Rio Grande Valley took control in the second half to beat Southeast Missouri State 83-74 on Tuesday night.
Southeast Missouri State (0-4) was ahead 42-36 at the break but the Vaqueros chipped away at the lead until Green nailed a 3-pointer with 12:19 left to take a 57-56 lead. That led to a 19-5 run and a 73-61 advantage for Texas-Rio Grande Valley.
The Vaqueros made 32 of 57 field goals (56.1%) while limiting Southeast Missiouri State to 28-of-69 (40.6%) shooting.