Louisiana-Monroe vs Arkansas State

Arkansas St. 63, Louisiana-Monroe 39


JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Trey Finn scored 17 points and Arkansas State held Louisiana-Monroe to a season low in scoring during a 63-39 victory Saturday night.

Ed Townsel added 13 points for the Red Wolves (11-7, 5-4 Sun Belt), and Brandon Peterson had 11 points and 12 rebounds.

Louisiana-Monroe (3-12, 2-7) got 11 points from Jayon James and 10 from Millaun Brown. The Warhawks struggled in all aspects of their shooting, making only 2 of 9 free throws and 1 of 10 3-pointers while hitting 37 percent of their shots from the floor.

Louisiana-Monroe, which also had 19 turnovers, matched its season-low point total from a 68-39 loss to Southern on Dec. 13.

The Warhawks went without a field goal for just over nine minutes midway through the second half. Arkansas State led just 36-33 following a layup from R.J. McCray, but started a 15-1 run that pushed the lead to 51-34 with 5:32 to play.

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Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks
M. Brown, F365-60-160410
J. James, F315-121-254111
R. McCray, G322-50-21105
A. Olatayo, G323-131-411027
M. Hansberry, G293-60-03016
T. Mackey200-30-03120
T. Lindsey110-20-01010
K. Koszuta90-20-02210
Totals 18-492-93881239
Arkansas State Red Wolves
B. Peterson, F374-63-6121211
K. Downs, F201-20-04012
T. Finn, G326-112-322117
E. Townsel, G315-160-031013
C. Golden, G213-90-02207
R. Worsham232-63-55117
R. Dickerson192-30-02514
M. Hooten170-22-22112
Totals 23-5510-163313763
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Little Rock17-330-542
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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
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