Career-high scoring by freshman forward Joyea Marshall and sophomore guard Jasmine Thompson carried the Broncs to a win against UT Arlington 59-57 Tuesday.
The Broncs (4-6) were led by Marshall, with a career-high17 points on a career-best 8-of-16 shooting with eight rebounds. Thompson also recorded double figures, 13 points, a career-high seven rebounds and a career-high tying three assists.
The Broncs struggled at the beginning of the game as the Mavericks took an 8-0 lead and kept the Broncs from scoring until the 16:12 mark.
UTPA rallied at the beginning of the second half, coming within 29-27. The Broncs later got their first lead, 37-35, with 13:24 left on the clock.
Bianca Torre sealed the deal with a three-pointer for the Broncs to take the win.