UTA cut into a five-run deficit in the eighth, but ultimately came up short against Georgia State.
UTA will play host to GSU this weekend in a three-game series at Clay Gould Ballpark.
UTA will square off with No. 14 Texas on Tuesday and No. 16 Dallas Baptist on Wednesday this week.
The Mavericks will look to continue their strong play against Abilene Christian this week.
UTA was 7-of-15 from behind the plate with two outs on the board in Friday night's victory.