Little Rock vs Denver

UALR 66, Denver 59


DENVER (AP) - Will Neighbour scored 17 points to lead Arkansas-Little Rock past Denver 66-59 on Saturday.

Arkansas-Little Rock (5-10, 2-0 Sun Belt) snapped a five-game winning streak by Denver (11-3, 1-1 Sun Belt).

After Denver raced out to an 18-7 lead in the first 8:56 of the game, the Trojans quickly turned things around, going on a 23-3 run over a 7:05 stretch to take a 9-point lead.

Arkansas-Little Rock carried a 34-27 lead into the halftime break, and picked up where it left off with an 11-0 run to begin the second half.

Denver cut the lead to 5 points on five different occasions in the final 5:51, but the Trojans came up with some key offensive rebounds to extend possessions and the lead.

Freshman Royce O'Neale scored a career-high 15 points for Denver.

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Little Rock Trojans
W. Neighbour, F334-98-1160317
C. Jackson, F282-72-28136
T. Lockhart, F220-21-26121
D. Williams, G333-95-664411
C. Guy, G273-62-420010
B. Dillard194-52-200213
R. Fondren131-30-01002
M. Louzeiro121-20-04022
T. Sutherland92-20-00014
E. Lawton40-00-00100
Totals 20-4520-273471766
Denver Pioneers
R. Lewis, F251-84-47216
C. Udofia, F254-84-842312
B. Stafford, G372-74-43149
C. Hallam, G222-34-42258
B. Olson, G211-40-01112
R. O'Neale244-54-452415
T. Hallam180-20-00310
T. Thalken121-10-00012
J. Coughlin91-21-22124
B. Foeman70-11-20101
Totals 16-4122-2825152259
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-08-235
Georgia St.0-07-3227
Coast. Car.0-05-5184
S. Alabama0-05-5283
Texas St.0-05-5334
App. St.0-05-6272
Arkansas St.0-03-7343
Little Rock0-02-8299

Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Western Ill.0-07-2154
South Dakota0-09-392
S. Dak. St.0-09-479
No. Dak. St.0-05-5108
Oral Roberts0-03-9244
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UConn 83
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Kentucky 69
Iowa 72 Final
Wisc 65
YALE 70 Final
Florida 90
PROV 40 Final
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Miss St 66
Mich St 68 Final
Nebraska 55
St Joe's 69 Final
NDK 58 Final
Kansas 84
Ohio St 70 Final
Indiana 74
CREI 68 Final
Wich St 61
UNLV 74 Final
Hawaii 69