UT Arlington finished the year 24-11, tying a program record for victories.
UT Arlington (24-10) and NJIT (19-14) face off Thursday night with a spot in the CIT semifinals on the line.
UT Arlington beat Savannah State 75-59 in the first round of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament.
Drew Charles scored a career-high 22 and UTA moved into the SBC semifinals against ULM.
No. 3 UT Arlington faces No. 7 Texas State in Friday's Sun Belt Championship quarterfinals at 7:30 p.m.
MBB: UTA vs. Texas State (SBC Round 2)
Check out the photo gallery from the UT Arlington men's basketball game against Ohio State.
UT Arlington vs. Texas men's basketball
UT Arlington vs. Kentucky (USATSI)