UT-Arlington opens CIT play vs. Oral Roberts


The UT-Arlington Mavericks open postseason play on Wednesday night, hosting Oral Roberts in the first round of the College Invitation Tournament (CIT). Tip-off is at 7:30 p.m.

The Mavericks, led by Duncanville's Kevin Butler (11.2 ppg) finished with a 19-13 overall record and tied for fourth in the WAC with an 11-7 mark. Oral Roberts (18-14, 13-5 Southland) is led by Warren Niles (19.1 ppg).