Carlton Linguard Jr. scored 24 points and Dre Fuller Jr. added 23 on Saturday as the UTSA Roadrunners claimed their first American Athletic Conference victory in men’s basketball, defeating the Rice Owls 89-82 in overtime in Houston.
In a game played off the Rice campus at the University of St. Thomas, UTSA hit 14 three-pointers to secure the victory, with Fuller and Linguard knocking down nine between them.
Fuller stroked five for nine from beyond the arc and Linguard, a 7-foot center, hit four of eight.
UTSA 7-8, 1-2
Rice 6-9, 0-2