Little Rock vs Arkansas State

Arkansas St. 86, UALR 62


JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Brandon Peterson scored 20 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and Arkansas State cruised past Arkansas-Little Rock 86-62.

Peterson, who is one of six players ever for the Red Wolves to reach the 1,000-point plateau and have 800 career rebounds, was 10 of 11 from the free-throw line and had three steals to lead Arkansas State (16-9, 10-6 Sun Belt), which has won five of its last six games.

Ed Townsel scored 15 points for the Red Wolves and Cameron Golden and Kendrick Washington each had 11.

Arkansas State took a 45-29 lead at halftime and led by as many as 27 points in the second half. The Red Wolves scored 21 points off 18 Trojan turnovers.

Josh Hagins and John Gillon were the only two players in double figures scoring for Arkansas-Little Rock (15-11, 9-6) with 11 points apiece.

Arkansas State shot 51 percent from the field and was 26 of 32 from the free-throw line.

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Little Rock Trojans
J. White, F224-71-24039
L. Isler, F201-60-01223
M. Javes, F173-52-63038
J. Hagins, G293-84-401411
B. Dillard, G231-44-40027
J. Gillon253-72-232111
W. Neighbour212-61-26215
K. Osse162-50-02026
G. Leeper120-10-04020
T. Lockhart80-10-01020
S. Billings71-20-01012
T. Crass00-10-00000
Totals 20-5314-203072362
Arkansas State Red Wolves
B. Peterson, F325-610-11132120
K. Washington, F325-111-165211
T. Finn, G372-53-43109
R. Dickerson, G252-62-42227
M. Hooten, G202-52-40236
C. Golden184-70-012211
E. Townsel175-74-410215
K. Downs90-12-22022
R. Worsham60-22-21012
J. Weaver20-00-00000
K. Brown10-00-00000
J. Pierre11-10-00003
Totals 26-5126-3231141586
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
Other games
NW 59 Final
WISC 53 Final
SJU 58 Final
LOU 72
ARIZ 58 Final
GONZ 77 Final