The Mavericks have plenty to look forward to coming off a 16-15 season.
UT Arlington leads the all-time series 32-30, including a two-game sweep during the regular season.
The Mavericks improved to 15-10 and 9-6 in the Sun Belt Conference after their third win in the last four games.
Lonnie McClanahan has averaged 19.0 points, 5.5 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 3.0 steals in last two games.
The Mavericks have held its last four away foes to an average of 63.8 points on 37.7-percent shooting.