Western Kentucky vs Denver

Denver 78, W. Kentucky 65

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DENVER (AP) - Chris Udofia had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and Denver held Western Kentucky to 16 first-half points en route to a 78-65 victory Sunday.

Royce O'Neale added a career-high 16 points for the Pioneers (14-4, 4-1 Sun Belt), who shot 60 percent from the field and committed just 10 turnovers. Brian Stafford had 15 points and Chase Hallam 11.

T.J. Price had 12 points, Kahlil McDonald 11 and Nigel Snipes 10 for Western Kentucky (5-14, 1-5).

Denver scored the first nine points of the game en route to a 43-16 halftime lead. The Pioneers shot 65 percent in the opening period while holding the Hilltoppers to 25-percent shooting.

Western Kentucky shot 45 percent in the second half and got as close as 13 points late in the game. The 16 first-half points were a season low for the Hilltoppers, and the 49 in the second half were two shy of a season best.

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Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
V. Zollo, F132-20-01005
G. Fant, F111-31-21053
D. Gordon, G281-74-42156
K. McDonald, G263-62-303211
J. Crook, G221-30-00312
T. Price325-90-063212
N. Snipes254-82-250010
K. Kaspar171-53-30205
O. Akamune153-30-18026
T. Akol91-33-41015
K. Anyigbo20-00-01000
Totals 22-4915-1926121865
 44.9%78.9% 
Denver Pioneers
C. Udofia, F338-124-7112320
R. Lewis, F102-40-01024
B. Stafford, G355-92-222215
C. Hallam, G324-80-015111
B. Olson, G272-40-01515
R. O'Neale264-66-742216
T. Hallam191-10-00223
J. Coughlin62-30-00014
B. Foeman60-00-02010
C. Griffin50-00-00120
A. Pickert10-00-00100
Totals 28-4712-1626201778
 59.6%75% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.7-017-329
La. Tech6-114-6178
Marshall5-212-894
UAB5-212-8120
UT-San Antonio4-29-10294
Old Dominion4-311-8144
UTEP3-35-13339
Rice3-413-7167
Charlotte3-49-9229
Western Ky.3-49-11221
So. Miss3-46-13337
FAU1-65-13334
FIU1-65-15342
North Texas0-76-13307

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Dak. St.6-114-682
Denver4-312-8196
South Dakota4-313-9151
Neb.-Omaha4-411-10126
IPFW3-414-7129
IUPUI3-49-12211
Oral Roberts3-47-14230
Western Ill.3-46-12317
S. Dak. St.2-59-13269
 
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DUKE 73 Final
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