UTA fought back to tie with one minute left, but fell 59-57 to UTSA.
Desherra Nwanguma picked up her first double-double of the season with 12 points and 10 rebounds.
UTA opens up WAC play Dec. 29 at New Mexico State.
UT Arlington falls to 1-7 on the season after 59-57 loss.
Bianca Sauls leads team with 10 points in the setback.
- Played 14 games her freshman season
- Averaged 0.4 rebounds and 0.9 points per game
- Shot 45.5 percent from the field
- All-State, All-Region and All-Area recipient
- Helped her team to the state semifinals
- Graduated Cum Laude and earned All-Academic honors
- Watkins is the daughter of Derwin and Sylvia Watkins
- Born on June 17, 1993
- Has two brothers
- Plans to major in nursing
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