The UT Arlington baseball team remained hot Saturday afternoon at Clay Gould Ballpark.
The Mavericks scored five runs in the first inning and never trailed in a 7-3 victory over Arkansas-Little Rock.
Junior second baseman Darien McLemore, son of former Rangers utility man Mark McLemore, had two hits and three RBIs for the Mavericks (19-26, 10-13 Sun Belt), who won their second straight after dropping five in a row.
Junior right-hander Jacob Moreland (4-2) pitched 5 2/3 innings in relief of Brad Vassar to earn the victory for UTA. Moreland allowed one run on four hits and struck out two.
UTA will wrap up its three-game set against the Trojans (14-27, 10-12) at 1 p.m. Sunday.