Arkansas State vs Western Kentucky

Arkansas St. 67, W. Kentucky 49

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Trey Finn scored 23 points and Arkansas State defeated Western Kentucky 67-49 Saturday night.

The Red Wolves (15-9, 9-6 Sun Belt Conference), leading 30-25 at halftime, pulled away in the second half to beat the Hilltoppers (13-12, 7-7) for Arkansas State's first win at Western Kentucky in 11 games since 1998.

T.J. Price led Western Kentucky with 21 points on 7-of-16 shooting. His teammates managed 28 points, no one scoring more than eight.

Price, 5 for 8 at the foul line, hit 2 of 9 3-pointers. Western Kentucky was 5 for 21 on treys. Arkansas State finished 9 of 20 from long range. That included two treys by Ed Townsel, who came off the bench to score 11 points.

The Hilltoppers shot 32 percent (16 of 50) overall. Arkansas State was 22 for 52 (42.3 percent).

Brandon Peterson had nine points and 10 rebounds for Arkansas State.

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Scoreboard
Arkansas State (15-9) «303767
Western Kentucky (13-12)252449

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Arkansas State Red Wolves
B. Peterson, F323-73-310219
K. Washington, F314-91-18129
T. Finn, G386-145-671323
C. Golden, G182-51-21145
M. Hooten, G152-50-04215
R. Dickerson281-42-43314
E. Townsel204-71-240211
K. Downs110-11-20011
R. Worsham70-00-02010
Totals 22-5214-2040101667
 42.3%70% 
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
G. Fant, F303-72-26048
A. Rostov, C100-20-02010
T. Price, G387-165-874221
J. Crook, G232-70-12205
B. Harris, G220-40-12030
T. Akol212-73-35038
K. Kaspar210-20-02010
C. Dickerson181-32-40015
O. Akamune91-20-02052
S. Drane40-00-00000
P. Blade20-00-00000
K. Anyigbo10-00-01000
M. Vasquez10-00-00000
Totals 16-5012-193062049
 32%63.2% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Louisiana5-015-387
Ga. Southern5-114-5127
Texas St.5-112-7251
Georgia St.4-213-6173
UT-Arlington3-312-7150
App. St.3-38-11238
S. Alabama2-39-9243
Troy2-38-10217
Little Rock2-45-14274
UL-Monroe1-47-9311
Coast. Car.1-57-12262
Arkansas St.1-56-13312

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.5-013-428
Western Ky.5-013-538
Old Dominion4-113-4102
UAB4-113-5160
Marshall3-212-6141
North Texas3-210-8182
FAU2-38-9204
FIU2-38-10291
So. Miss2-49-10205
UT-San Antonio2-49-10285
UTEP2-47-11318
Charlotte1-45-11297
Rice1-44-14323
La. Tech1-510-9153
 
Other games
GTOWN 69 Final
RUT 63
MICH 62 Final
WISC 65
MISS 79 Final
MIZZ 98
OKST 72 Final
TEXAS 59
BUTL 59 Final
GW 56
DEP 78 Final
MU 89
UNC 61 Final
MIAMI 87
KAN 66 Final
OKLA 72
MSST 58 Final
FLA 83
PITT 62 Final
CINCY 52
IAST 70 Final
KSU 79
MIST 78 Final
PUR 65
LMU 55 Final
GONZ 74
UTAH 64 Final
ORE 73
LOU 101 Final
ND 104
NMEX 55 Final
UNLV 64
ILLST 75 Final
CREI 72