The Mavericks dropped to 12-9 overall and 6-5 in the Sun Belt Conference.
UT Arlington had its three-game winning streak snapped in falling to 12-8 overall and 6-4 in the Sun Belt.
The Mavericks and Panthers are tied for second place in the Sun Belt at 6-3.
UTA (12-7, 6-3) also ran its winning streak to three in a row, including a two-game road sweep this weekend.
The Mavericks are 11-7 overall and 5-3 in the Sun Belt after Thursday's 61-57 win at league-leading ULM.
UT Arlington vs. Texas men's basketball