Robert Morris vs UL Lafayette

Robert Morris 66, Louisiana-Lafayette 61

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LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Karvel Anderson, Coron Williams and Velton Jones combined to hit 11 of Robert Morris' 13 3-pointers as the Colonials defeated Louisiana-Lafayette 66-61 Tuesday night.

Anderson finished with 17 points, Williams had 16, and Jones added 11 for Robert Morris (8-4), which hit 13 of 27 attempts from 3-point range.

There were seven lead changes and four ties over the first 6 minutes of the first half before Jones broke open a 16-all game with a 3-pointer. The Colonials led by at least two the rest of the half and took a 40-34 lead into intermission.

Louisiana-Lafayette (4-8) rallied to take a 52-47 lead in the second half but Williams, Anderson, and Russell Johnson hit consecutive 3-pointers to put Robert Morris up for good, 56-52, with 8:02 left to play.

Mbamalu Bryant led Louisiana-Lafayette with 21, Elfrid Payton had 19 but the Ragin' Cajuns hit just 8 of 17 free throws.

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Robert Morris Colonials
M. McFadden, F123-42-23048
V. Jones, G324-90-025211
K. Anderson, G227-110-061117
C. Williams, G195-121-220216
L. Jones, G181-51-20123
A. Myers-Pate281-20-01203
R. Johnson242-61-38016
V. Morgan231-50-06112
D. Appolon180-40-01120
S. Hawkins40-00-02020
Totals 24-585-935111766
 41.4%55.6% 
UL Lafayette Ragin Cajuns
B. Mbamalu, F399-140-263221
S. Long, F325-72-3132312
E. Payton, G328-173-773319
S. Wronkoski, G272-61-15025
J. Soto, G100-30-02010
A. Thompson271-50-00102
E. Moore190-12-40022
B. Lazare80-00-00010
K. Shepherd60-20-01000
Totals 25-558-173791461
 45.5%47.1% 
Northeast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mt St Marys14-416-15160
LIU-Brooklyn13-520-11226
Wagner11-715-13235
St. Fran.-Pa.11-714-15272
Robert Morris9-913-18262
Bryant9-912-19276
F. Dickinson9-911-18266
Sacred Heart8-1013-18294
CCSU4-146-23345
St. Fran.-NY2-164-27348

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
 
Other games
MIST 64 Final
BGSU 53
WIN 55 Final
OHST 65
RICH 59 Final
KAN 87
ORAL 64 Final
ARIZ 89
STAN 79 Final
NCST 88
PTLOMA 49 Final
SDSU 76