Little Rock vs Louisiana Tech

Louisiana Tech 71, UALR 68

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RUSTON, La. (AP) - Trevor Gaskins hit the game-winning jumper with 9 seconds left to give Louisiana Tech a 71-68 win over Arkansas-Little Rock on Saturday night.

Raheem Appleby scored a career-high 26 points to lead the Bulldogs (6-5), who trailed by as many as 15 en route to a 34-25 halftime deficit.

The Trojans (3-9), who have lost three straight, still held a 56-43 lead with 10:57 left

Appleby scored seven straight points to spark a 20-6 run, capped by his 3-pointer for a 63-62 Louisiana Tech lead with 2:36 remaining.

Little Rock regained the advantage on a jumper by D'Andre Williams, who finished with 13 points, then Appleby hit another 3. The Trojans' Chuck Guy tied it twice, hitting his fourth free throw with 13 seconds left.

After Gaskins scored, Will Neighbour missed a potential game-winning 3 with 2 seconds to play. Kenneth Smith's last-second free throw gave him 18 points.

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Louisiana Tech (6-5) «254671

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Little Rock Trojans
W. Neighbour, F285-81-121112
T. Lockhart, F263-70-07029
C. Jackson, F222-50-13344
D. Williams, G405-122-383413
B. Dillard, G172-51-22006
C. Guy242-67-841112
M. Louzeiro152-20-11124
M. Javes141-22-23024
T. Sutherland140-14-61104
Totals 22-4817-2435101668
 45.8%70.8% 
Louisiana Tech Bulldogs
R. Souza, F254-61-14219
J. Lewis, F220-20-11020
C. Johnson, G290-50-05020
T. Gaskins, G264-60-030311
K. McNeaill, G141-42-44005
K. Smith274-78-1264118
R. Appleby2311-190-001526
B. Gibson181-80-02122
M. Kyser70-10-00010
A. Carr50-10-03000
L. Smith40-00-00100
Totals 25-5911-183291771
 42.4%61.1% 
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Texas St.11-722-14179
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Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297

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Rice11-723-12168
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UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
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