STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) Justin Johnson scored 16 points and UT Rio Grande Valley held off Tarleton 68-65 on Saturday.
Johnson added five rebounds and five assists for the Vaqueros (12-12, 3-8 Western Athletic Conference). Adante' Holiman had 15 points and Ahren Freeman scored 12.
Shamir Bogues led the Texans (12-11, 5-5) with 19 points and four steals. Lue Williams added 14 points and Freddy Hicks scored 13.