The UTPB men’s basketball team will try to break out of the Heartland Conference cellar when it plays at Arkansas-Fort Smith at noon today.
The Falcons (6-9 overall, 0-3 conference) are tied for last place with St. Edward’s, which lost 75-71 against Arkansas-Fort Smith on Thursday. The Lions (9-7, 2-1) are tied for third place with Texas A&M International.
Erik Martin led UTPB with 16 points in Thursday’s loss at Dallas Baptist and is averaging 9.7 points per game for the season. Djordje Stojanovic leads Arkansas-Fort Smith with 15.5 points and 7.2 rebounds per game.