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Louisiana-Monroe vs Southeastern Louisiana

SE Louisiana 63, Louisiana-Monroe 60


HAMMOND, La. (AP) - Brandon Fortenberry scored 23 points and Roosevelt Johnson 20 as Southeastern Louisiana hung on to defeat Louisiana-Monroe 63-60 in a nonconference game Saturday night.

The Lions (2-1) led by as many as 14 points late in the first half and again, 47-33, with 12:34 remaining in the game.

The Warhawks (0-4) then went on a 14-3 run, which included five points apiece by Charles Winborne and Marcelis Hansberry, to close to within 50-47 with 6:54 left.

Louisiana-Monroe trailed 61-56 with a minute left but got within one, 61-60 on two free throws by Hansberry and a layup by Bibi Ndongo with 23 seconds left after a steal by Hansberry.

Daron Populist made two free throws with 5 seconds to give the Lions their final margin. He finished with 13 points.

Fred Brown, whose attempt at a tying shot missed at the buzzer, led Louisiana-Monroe with 16 points. Winborne had 15.

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Louisiana-Monroe (0-4)273360
Southeastern Louisiana (2-1) «392463
Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks
C. Bibi Ndongo, F222-31-22035
F. Brown, G408-180-036016
H. Mingo, G171-50-01022
R. McCray, G132-50-00115
T. Mackey, G71-10-00012
C. Winborne356-120-033215
M. Hansberry254-82-352411
T. Lindsey210-32-24012
F. Ribeiro201-10-03012
Totals 25-565-724121560
Southeastern Louisiana Lions
R. Johnson, F327-156-880220
J. Petrovcic, F191-30-05022
B. Fortenberry, G389-131-453023
J. Campbell, G321-41-24204
D. Populist, G274-42-201113
D. Patterson200-20-04530
A. Benton190-30-03100
M. Harrel70-01-20101
T. Nelson60-00-02000
Totals 22-4411-183513863
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Georgia St.17-125-9
Western Ky.12-620-12
Arkansas St.10-819-13
S. Alabama5-1311-20
Texas St.4-148-23

TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
SF Austin18-032-3
Texas A&M-CC14-418-16
Sam Houston13-524-11
Nwestern St.12-617-14
Incarn Word9-521-6
Oral Roberts11-817-16
Nicholls St.11-814-15
McNeese St.9-1011-20
New Orleans8-1011-15
SE Louisiana7-1212-18
C. Arkansas5-138-21
Abilene Christian2-1211-20
Hou. Baptist2-166-25
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