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.
The UT Tyler baseball team recorded its third shutout in-a-row, a new program-record, closing out a three-game series against Ozarks with a 3-0 win. Cade Suggs picked up the win, going nine innings with seven strikeouts.
Jackie Mendez and Mel Hinojosa finished with three RBIs apiece, as the No. 9 ranked UT Tyler softball team drubbed Howard Payne 12-1. The Patriots blasted 13 hits, improving to 14-1 overall and 11-1 in the ASC.
The UT Tyler men's and womens' track teams officially opened the outdoor season with a strong showing at the Marc Randle Classic. Several Patriots had first-place finishes, including Brittany Brunson, Nick Huff and Ford Noack.