Urbanus scores 15 to lead Texas-Pan American to 77-66 victory against SIU Edwardsville

Aaron Urbanus scored 15 points to lead Texas-Pan American to a 77-66 victory over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville on Saturday in the home opener at the UTPA Fieldhouse.

Urbanus was 4 for 11 from the floor.

Ruben Cabrera scored 13 points, and DeMarko Nash, who was 3 of 4 from 3-point range, added 10 points. Justin Leathers made six rebounds for the Broncos (2-5)

Texas-Pan American led 37-26 at halftime and shot 49 percent from the field for the game. The Cougars (1-3) shot 44 percent.

Kris Davis led SIU-Edwardsville with 24 points, shooting 4 of 6 from 3-point range. Mark Yelovich had 11 points and eight rebounds.