Arkansas-Pine Bluff vs Texas-El Paso

UTEP 79, Ark.-Pine Bluff 58

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EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Cedrick Lang hit all nine shots he took, scoring 22 points Thursday night to pace UTEP to a 79-58 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff in the third-place game of the Sun Bowl Invitational.

Gabriel McCulley added 18 points for the Miners (7-7). John Bohannon had 14 points and 10 rebounds.

Daniel Broughton scored a career-high 30 points for the Golden Lions (1-11), who dropped their ninth in a row. Broughton sank 11 of 17 shots, including 5 of 8 from 3-point range. Mitchell Anderson contributed 18 points.

UTEP shot 58 percent (32 of 55) and broke a streak of being outrebounded for seven straight games by amassing a 33-24 advantage on the boards.

The Miners trailed 23-21 before going on a 10-0 run, keyed by five points from Lang. They led 47-34 at intermission and were not threatened in the second half.

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Arkansas-Pine Bluff (1-11)342458
Texas-El Paso (7-7) «473279

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Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions
D. Broughton, F2811-173-550430
A. Allen, F152-31-10015
M. Anderson, G357-152-261418
S. Townsend, G311-101-23323
C. Johnson, G301-10-03202
J. Floyd200-00-01010
L. Jackson180-20-01200
R. Bailey80-00-00000
J. Harris60-10-01000
D. Smith50-00-00000
D. Nelson20-10-00000
K. Jones10-00-00000
L. Weathers10-00-00000
Totals 22-507-102481258
 44%70% 
Texas-El Paso Miners
G. McCulley, F328-112-245118
C. Lang, F229-94-650222
J. Bohannon, C295-104-6107114
J. Streeter, G334-50-05418
M. Perez, G213-81-20139
J. Ragland252-60-00315
D. Campbell181-10-01203
C. Cooper160-40-04010
K. Perry20-00-00000
T. Tafoya20-10-00010
Totals 32-5511-1633221179
 58.2%68.8% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.17-223-12105
Alcorn St.14-518-14228
Grambling11-815-17318
Southern U.11-815-18320
Jackson St.10-914-18322
Prairie View10-913-20307
Miss. Val.7-127-25334
Ark.-PB6-127-25345
Alabama St.6-138-23342
Alabama A&M2-162-27351

Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cal-Baker.12-225-1075
New Mex. St.11-328-659
Grand Canyon11-322-9131
UMKC8-618-17184
Utah Valley6-817-17205
Seattle5-913-17280
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-1210-22319
Chicago St.1-136-26317
 
Other games
HARV 67 Final
BC 46
ELON 62 Final
NC 100
Florida 83 Final
RUT 85
PSU 53 Final
Michigan 71
HOW 34 Final
Kansas 89
VANDY 74 Final
MU 57