South Alabama vs Little Rock

South Alabama 70, UALR 66

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Augustine Rubit and Antoine Allen each had 17 points, Mychal Ammons added 16 and South Alabama held off Arkansas-Little Rock 70-66 on Saturday night.

South Alabama (12-9, 9-4 Sun Belt) used a 19-7 run mid-way through the first half capped off by Allen's lay-up to gain an early lead and make it 26-14 with 6:01 remaining in the first half.

Arkansas-Little Rock (14-10, 8-5) made things interesting late in the second half by completing a 16-8 run over a 7-minute stretch when Ben Dillard sunk a lay-up to cut South Alabama's lead to three, 64-61, with 1:48 to play.

Dillard ended the night with 15 points.

Ammons and Allen hit consecutive lay-ups in the last 47 seconds to extend the Jaguars' lead to seven, 68-61, which was all the cushion South Alabama needed.

The Jaguars shot 41.2 percent from the field and were 23 of 33 from the free-throw line.

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South Alabama Jaguars
A. Rubit, F344-119-12112417
J. Carter, F283-60-13116
D. Conner, G360-65-65515
A. Allen, G346-112-543317
M. Ammons, G226-83-530316
T. Anderson251-52-24024
B. Stevens III131-32-21105
V. Juricek50-10-00030
W. Wright30-00-00120
Totals 21-5123-3337131970
 41.2%69.7% 
Little Rock Trojans
W. Neighbour, F303-110-110036
M. Javes, F192-81-48115
L. Isler, G261-32-31245
B. Dillard, G204-66-702215
J. Hagins, G184-94-430413
J. Gillon303-93-43349
J. White181-42-34014
K. Osse172-60-05025
G. Leeper120-12-23032
T. Lockhart81-40-03012
S. Billings20-00-00000
Totals 21-6120-284382566
 34.4%71.4% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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UT-Arlington13-724-11105
UL Lafayette12-819-15156
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
Troy4-169-22293
 
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