Louisiana-Lafayette vs Lamar

Lamar 80, Louisiana-Lafayette 63

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BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - Mike James had 25 points and seven rebounds off the bench, leading Lamar to an 80-63 win Saturday over old rival Louisiana-Lafayette.

James played a team-high 36 minutes and was 11 of 17 from the field. Anthony Miles added 16 points, six rebounds and eight assists for the Cardinals (5-3), and Devon Lamb had 12 points, eight rebounds and four steals.

Raymone Andrews had 16 points, including three 3-pointers, for the Ragin' Cajuns (4-6), and Josh Brown added 13 points and nine rebounds.

Lafayette was within two, 41-39, after an Andrews 3-pointer with 16:08 to play. Lamar responded with a 23-6 run over the next 7 1/2 minutes, capped by a Lamb layup that made it 64-45 with 8:43 left.

With the win, Lamar evened its record against Lafayette at 41-41. The schools were rivals in the Sun Belt Conference before the Cardinals left in 1998.

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Scoreboard
Louisiana-Lafayette (4-6)342963
Lamar (5-3) «384280
 
Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns
D. McClellan, F242-52-23127
K. Coleby, F213-81-25107
J. Brown, G345-122-391313
E. Payton, G282-63-42317
R. Andrews, G275-113-404316
D. Jackson221-30-01132
B. Mbamalu212-63-30147
K. Smith132-40-04114
S. Farrington50-00-01010
D. Perez30-00-01020
A. Thompson20-00-00010
Totals 22-5514-1830132163
 40%77.8% 
Lamar Cardinals
C. Harper, F303-82-33138
N. Acosta, F40-10-01000
A. Miles, G333-79-1268316
D. Lamb, G274-94-781112
D. Minor, G272-51-25335
M. James3611-172-271325
B. Davis272-84-431010
O. Ebomwonyi101-10-03022
T. Lynch61-20-02122
Totals 27-5822-3040161780
 46.6%73.3% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Georgia St.17-125-9
Western Ky.12-620-12
UL-Lafayette11-723-12
Arkansas St.10-819-13
UALR9-915-17
UT-Arlington9-915-17
UL-Monroe7-119-17
Troy6-1211-20
S. Alabama5-1311-20
Texas St.4-148-23

Southland
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
Lamar3-154-26
Abilene Christian2-1211-20
Hou. Baptist2-166-25
 
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