Griffin scores 23 to lead Texas-Arlington over ULM 63-56
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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Sam Griffin had 23 points as Texas-Arlington beat Louisiana-Monroe 63-56 on Friday night.
Shahada Wells had 17 points and seven assists for Texas-Arlington (10-9, 6-5 Sun Belt Conference). Patrick Mwamba added 14 points and seven rebounds. Kaodirichi Akobundu-Ehiogu had 10 rebounds and four blocks.
Josh Nicholas had 15 points for the Warhawks (4-14, 2-9), who have now lost nine straight games. Russell Harrison added 11 points. Marco Morency had seven assists.
Koreem Ozier, the Warhawks' second-leading scorer coming into the matchup at 13 points per game, was held to five points. He shot 17% from behind the arc (1 of 6).
The Mavericks remain undefeated in three games against the Warhawks this season. Most recently, Texas-Arlington defeated ULM 75-74 on Jan. 9.
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Updated February 5, 2021