EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — LaQuan Butler scored a profession-high 22 ingredients and UT Rio Grande scored 48 ingredients off 47 turnovers and the Vaqueros beat NCCAA-member Dallas Christian 116-51 on Sunday night.
The game marked the return to the court for the Vaqueros following the unexpected death of coach Lew Hill at the age of 55 on Feb. 7.
In tribute to the defensive-minded Hill, the Vaqueros grabbed a program fable 27 steals topping the earlier college fable of 24 region on Jan. 5, 1981 against Texas Lutheran. It modified into the principle time the Vaqueros possess compelled at the least 30 turnovers since forcing 30 at Texas Snort on Dec. 5, 2009.
The snatch is the principle collegiate head teaching victory for meantime head coach Jai Steadman, who’s in his seventh season with this system.
Versache Buchanan led the Crusaders with 16 ingredients.
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