Shelby Richards Sinks 8-of-8 Free Throws
Senior Shelby Richards scores career high 20 points in UTA victory.
UT Arlington had its three-game winning streak snapped by Georgia Southern on Saturday at Hanner Fieldhouse.
UT Arlington topped ULM for the fifth consecutive time and won its second in a row on Saturday.
VanDijk Earns 43rd Career Double-Double
PRIOR TO UT ARLINGTON (LIBERTY): Started 16 of the 31 games played for Liberty during 2015-16 … Averaged 3.3 points a game … Third among all Flames with 51 assists.
PRIOR TO LIBERTY: Played at Prestonwood Christian Academy … Helped the Lady Lions reach their first-ever TAPPS 5A state final four in 2013 and win first-ever championship in 2014 … Averaged 13.5 points and led the team in assists, steals and 3-pointers in 2014 … Became a TAPPS 5A first team All-State selection as a junior and senior … Was a second-team selection her sophomore year … Played club ball for United Elite … Member of Big Brothers Big Sisters, Gateway Church, National Honor Society, Leadership Academy and PCA Student Ambassador.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Mike and Lee Ann Alexander … Has one brother, Blake and one sister, Lauren … Majoring in International Business with a minor in Spanish … Wants to become an overseas missionary or professional basketball player.
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