UT Arlington finished 33-26 after winning 17 of their final 20 games and reached the SBC championship.
UT Arlington (32-25) faces Friday's Troy-Arkansas State winner Saturday at 12:30 p.m.
UTA won its last seven games to finish the regular season 30-25 and 19-11 in the SBC.
UTA can reach as high as the No. 2 seed in next weeks Sun Belt Championship.
UTA improved to 27-25 overall and 16-11 in the Sun Belt, clinching a winning record in league play.