Western Kentucky vs Little Rock

W. Kentucky 68, UALR 63

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HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) - Derrick Gordon had 25 points and 15 rebounds Sunday night, and seventh-seeded Western Kentucky beat No. 2 seed UALR 58-53 in the Sun Belt Conference tournament quarterfinals.

The Hilltoppers (13-18) trailed by 13 with less than 9 minutes remaining, and by 11 when they scored 17 points in a row, taking their first lead of the game with 3:14 to play.

George Fant added 13 points and Kahlil McDonald scored 11 for Western Kentucky, which will play No. 3 seed Denver in Monday's semifinals. The Hilltoppers have won four in a row, including Saturday's first-round victory over FIU.

D'Andre Williams scored 19 points to lead the Trojans (15-16). Chuck Guy added 13 points and Courtney Jackson scored 11 for UALR.

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Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
G. Fant, F282-69-1641113
T. Akol, F172-90-04134
D. Gordon, G389-146-14152025
J. Crook, G332-91-36425
T. Price, G171-42-25025
K. McDonald323-82-210211
O. Akamune151-20-23022
N. Snipes111-21-24123
V. Zollo90-10-03130
Totals 21-5521-4149101768
 38.2%51.2% 
Little Rock Trojans
C. Jackson, F335-131-261511
W. Neighbour, F301-71-25044
M. Javes, F183-71-23337
D. Williams, G387-133-462319
C. Guy, G325-92-242313
T. Lockhart152-30-06034
B. Dillard120-12-20222
T. Sutherland120-01-22011
M. Louzeiro60-20-01000
R. Fondren20-00-00010
E. Lawton20-12-21002
Totals 23-5613-1836102563
 41.1%72.2% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.14-124-432
La. Tech13-421-9120
Old Dominion11-518-10130
UTEP11-513-15255
Rice10-620-9180
Marshall9-716-13129
UAB8-715-13179
Western Ky.7-913-16224
UT-San Antonio7-912-17281
Charlotte6-1012-15233
FAU6-1010-17296
So. Miss6-119-20336
North Texas2-148-20330
FIU2-146-23343

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington12-322-634
Georgia St.11-518-10125
Ga. Southern11-518-11124
Arkansas St.10-519-977
Texas St.9-616-11208
Coast. Car.9-714-15141
Troy8-716-13198
UL Lafayette7-817-11144
S. Alabama6-913-15222
Little Rock4-1113-15246
App. St.3-138-19265
UL-Monroe2-138-20316
 
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