Florida International vs Little Rock

UALR 78, FIU 64

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Will Neighbour hit four 3-pointers and scored 21 points Thursday night as Arkansas-Little Rock defeated Florida International 78-64.

Courtney Jackson added 13 points, D'Andre Williams 11 and Michael Javes 10 for the Trojans (13-14, 10-3), who extended their lead in the Sun Belt West Division to 1 1/2 games over Louisiana-Lafayette. Williams also had team highs of eight rebounds and five assists.

Phil Taylor made four 3-pointers and scored 17 points for the Golden Panthers (7-18, 4-9), who dropped their third straight. DeJuan Wright scored 13 points and Cameron Bell 11.

Bell also sank four free throws before missing his last attempt, setting the school record with 24 in a row.

UALR shot 52 percent (25 of 48) to just 31 percent (18 of 59) for FIU.

Tied 37-37 with 15:02 left, UALR reeled off a 21-3 run capped by Jackson's basket that made it 58-40 with 8:38 to go.

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Florida International Golden Panthers
G. Dierickx, C272-42-27016
D. Wright, G343-116-952313
D. Hill, G321-52-22234
C. Bell, G233-104-570511
J. Allen, G133-71-10158
P. Taylor265-133-312417
B. Moore210-10-03010
D. Ferguson190-42-24152
M. Nunez30-20-02010
T. Wozniak21-20-00003
Totals 18-5920-243682864
 30.5%83.3% 
Little Rock Trojans
C. Jackson, F346-91-262113
W. Neighbour, F345-117-740221
M. Javes, F224-72-452310
D. Williams, G353-64-885211
C. Guy, G242-42-41346
B. Dillard173-51-43238
T. Sutherland170-22-41022
R. Fondren50-12-20012
E. Lawton51-10-02022
M. Louzeiro51-11-10013
T. Crass20-10-00000
Totals 25-4822-3634142178
 52.1%61.1% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.14-124-431
La. Tech12-320-8123
Old Dominion9-516-10137
UTEP9-511-15257
Rice8-618-9184
Marshall8-615-12128
UAB8-715-13174
Western Ky.7-713-14223
UT-San Antonio6-811-16302
Charlotte5-911-14232
FAU5-99-16283
So. Miss5-108-19336
North Texas2-128-18330
FIU2-126-21340

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington10-320-636
Arkansas St.10-419-879
Ga. Southern10-417-10117
Georgia St.9-516-10135
Texas St.8-515-10208
Coast. Car.8-613-14158
Troy7-615-12189
S. Alabama6-713-13213
UL Lafayette6-816-11151
Little Rock4-1013-14247
App. St.3-118-17258
UL-Monroe1-137-20315
 
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