The Mavericks are playing their best golf going into the 16-team tournament hosted by UTSA.
UT Arlington climbed to fourth place after the second-best round of the day.
UTA is taking the same five-man squad that finished seventh at the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate.
Jake Argento led UTA's team contingent by finishing with tied for 16th.
UTA dropped into a tie for ninth after Saturday's second round of the 2015 Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate.