UTA and Troy are meeting for the first time in program history.
The Mavericks dropped to 16-23 overall and 8-9 in the Sun Belt Conference.
UT Arlington has 24 all-time wins over teams ranked in the Top 10.
Eric Tate went 4-5 and drove in two runs in Saturday's victory at Georgia State.
UTA has won five of its last six games in Sun Belt Conference play.