EDINBURG, Texas -- — Justin Johnson's 34 points led UT Rio Grande Valley over Western Illinois 78-77 on Monday night.
Johnson was 11 of 22 shooting, including 2 for 4 from distance, and went 10 for 14 from the line for the Vaqueros (3-2). Dima Zdor scored 18 points, shooting 6 of 10 from the field and 6 for 7 from the line. Will Johnston added 10 points.
Johnson's 15-point second half helped UT Rio Grande Valley finish off the one-point victory.
- Winston Stith
- Ronnie Hernandez
- Randal Anders
|Stephen F. Austin||7-3||1.5||15-8|
|UT Rio Grande Valley||2-8||6.5||11-12|
|New Mexico State||1-9||7.5||8-14|