Denver vs Louisiana-Monroe

Denver 63, Louisiana-Monroe 48

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MONROE, La. (AP) - Brian Stafford scored 17 points and Denver's fast start held up in a 63-48 win over Louisiana-Lafayette on Thursday night.

The Pioneers (15-4, 5-1 Sun Belt Conference) led 36-18 at halftime and made 15 of 28 field goal attempts in the first 20 minutes. Denver shot 50 percent (25 of 50) from the field for the game and Stafford was 7 of 11. Louisiana-Monroe shot 36.5 percent (19 of 52) from the field.

Denver is off to its best start in Division I and its 6-2 record on the road matches the number of road wins over the past five seasons combined.

Chris Udofia added 12 points and Royce O'Neale had 10 for the Pioneers, who used a 17-2 run to build their first-half lead.

Charles Winborne scored 18 for the Warhawks (2-18, 1-6), who were held to less than 50 points for the fourth time this season.

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Denver Pioneers
C. Hallam, F332-51-26325
C. Udofia, F335-102-281212
R. Lewis, F153-92-23019
B. Stafford, G347-111-231017
B. Olson, G290-20-00530
R. O'Neale234-51-283110
B. Foeman130-12-21312
T. Hallam131-20-00002
J. Coughlin73-50-02016
Totals 25-509-1232161163
 50%75% 
Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks
C. Bibi Ndongo, F150-10-02010
S. McClellan, C283-73-34109
C. Winborne, G297-161-151018
H. Mingo, G220-90-03130
F. Brown, G121-50-21212
T. Mackey323-40-01138
M. Hansberry260-40-02200
R. McCray173-30-00016
T. Lindsey161-20-03223
F. Ribeiro31-10-00002
Totals 19-524-626101148
 36.5%66.7% 
Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
S. Dak. St.12-426-828
IPFW12-424-1071
Neb.-Omaha10-618-14143
IUPUI9-713-19188
No. Dak. St.8-820-13125
Denver7-916-15193
Oral Roberts6-1014-17151
South Dakota5-1114-18197
Western Ill.3-1310-17262

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Little Rock17-330-542
UL-Monroe15-520-1496
UT-Arlington13-724-11105
UL Lafayette12-819-15156
Ga. Southern10-1014-17243
Georgia St.9-1116-14180
Texas St.8-1215-16238
S. Alabama8-1214-19240
Arkansas St.7-1311-20284
App. St.7-139-22259
Troy4-169-22293
 
Other games
Wake 73 Final
DUKE 91
Virginia 70 Final
GT 38
Illinois 52 Final
PSU 54
NC 82 Final
VT 68
PEP 47 Final
STMA 61