Pearson scores 23 to lift Texas St. over UALR 67-60
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Nijal Pearson had 23 points as Texas State beat Arkansas-Little Rock 67-60 on Saturday.
Eric Terry had 12 points for Texas State (21-5, 10-3 Sun Belt Conference), which won its fourth straight game. Tre'Larenz Nottingham added 11 points and six rebounds.
The Bobcats improve to 2-0 against the Trojans for the season. Texas State defeated Arkansas-Little Rock 80-62 on Jan. 17. Texas State faces Louisiana-Monroe at home on Thursday. Arkansas-Little Rock plays Arkansas State on the road next Saturday.