The UT Tyler baseball team scored runs in the fourth and fifth innings to tie the game, but were unable to hold on, falling to NAIA-opponent Belhaven University 5-2 on Tuesday. The Patriots' seven hits came from seven-different players in the loss.
The UT Tyler men's and women's tennis teams are heading West for its seventh-annual California Spring Break trip, taking on several top-ranked teams. Both teams will open with Whittier College on Wednesday, March 12 in Whittier, California.
UT Tyler men's track and field All-American Buck Thompson has qualified for the 2014 NCAA Division III Indoor Championships. Thompson is a three-time All-American, and will make his first appearance at the national indoor meet.
The UT Tyler women's basketball team has traveled to new heights this season, reaching the NCAA Division III Sweet 16 for the first time. The Patriots will now travel to Walla Walla, Washington to take on Thomas More in the Div. III Sectionals.
Brittany King scored 33 points and hauled-in 17 rebounds, leading the No. 17 UT Tyler women's basketball team to a 77-74 victory over Rhodes. The ladies now advance to the NCAA Division III Sweet 16 next weekend against Thomas More.