Louisiana-Monroe vs South Alabama

South Alabama 71, Louisiana-Monroe 56

  •  

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Freddie Goldstein and Antoine Allen combined for 11 points during a key 13-2 run to open the second half as South Alabama dominated the second half to defeat Louisiana-Monroe 71-56 Thursday night.

The Jaguars (9-8, 6-3 Sun Belt Conference) outscored the Warhawks 44-29 following intermission after starting the half with four consecutive field goals. South Alabama shot 62.5 percent (15 of 24) after halftime.

Augustine Rubit was 5-of-8 shooting after halftime, when he accounted for 15 of his 23 points off the bench for the Jaguars. Rubit added nine rebounds, while Goldstein finished with 16 points on 5-of-10 3-point shooting. Allen and Mychal Ammons scored 10 points each.

Marcelis Hansberry led Louisiana-Monroe (3-11, 2-6) with 16 points.

The Warhawks pulled as close as five points four times after the 13-2 run, last at 52-47 with 7:27 left. South Alabama responded with a 9-1 run to pull away for good.

Copyright 2015 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Louisiana-Monroe (3-11)272956
South Alabama (9-8) «274471

Related Video

 
Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks
J. James, F292-80-06154
M. Brown, F263-41-23037
M. Hansberry, G337-91-212116
R. McCray, G323-92-21348
A. Olatayo, G282-45-66019
T. Mackey243-60-02218
T. Lindsey191-32-23014
K. Koszuta90-10-02000
Totals 21-4411-142581656
 47.7%78.6% 
South Alabama Jaguars
M. Ammons, F295-70-020310
J. Carter, F203-40-010026
F. Goldstein, G315-101-213016
A. Allen, G304-101-221310
D. Conner, G300-26-61916
A. Rubit348-157-890123
W. Wright130-10-02120
B. Stevens III90-10-00000
G. Magee40-10-01010
Totals 25-5115-1828141371
 49%83.3% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Georgia St.15-525-1053
Ga. Southern14-622-9113
UL-Monroe14-624-14132
UL Lafayette13-722-14143
UT-Arlington10-1016-15185
App. St.9-1112-17250
S. Alabama9-1112-21275
UALR8-1213-18276
Texas St.7-1314-17236
Arkansas St.6-1411-18277
Troy5-1510-19313
 
Other games
MICH 83 Final
MINN 75
FLA 68 Final
TAMU 47
NW 68 Final
ILL 54
GT 57 Final
DUKE 73
ORST 64 Final
UCLA 74
STJO 86 Final
VCU 92
GONZ 71 Final
PORT 49
ORE 76 Final
USC 74