ALLEN- The UTPB Men's Basketball team showed why they were the number one seed in the Lone Star Conference tournament on Thursday night.
The Falcons went on a 20-0 run in the first half to go up for go against Midwestern State.
The Falcons got a tournament opening 81-70 victory.
Sammy Allen lead the Falcons with 17 points.
UTPB will play the winner of Texas A&M Commerce and Cameron on Saturday night.