UT Rio Grande Valley uses 2 second-half runs to beat UMKC
The Vaqueros (12-12, 4-4 Western Athletic Conference) had two 13-2 scoring runs in the second half — the first turned a four-point deficit into a 49-42 lead and the second turned a four-point lead into a 64-49 advantage with 8:12 left. From there, the Kangaroos (8-15, 3-5) got no closer than the final score.
The Vaqueros made 11 of 17 from 3-point range. The Kangaroos made just 6 of 22.