Central Arkansas vs McNeese State

Cent. Arkansas 68, McNeese St. 67

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LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - Robert Crawford had 18 points while Jarvis Garner and LaQuentin Miles each had double-doubles as Central Arkansas overcame an eight-point, halftime deficit to sweep McNeese State 68-67 Saturday.

The Bears (12-16, 6-11 Southland Conference) trailed 40-32 at the intermission, but clawed back to tie it at 48 on Miles' jumper at 13:25. Desharick Guidry's 3-pointer put the Cowboys ahead 51-48. Then the teams exchanged the lead three times, with Central Arkansas pulling ahead to stay 63-62 on Garner's two free throws with 5:56 left.

McNeese State (12-15, 6-10) missed its final seven shots over the last 5 minutes.

The Cowboys and Bears occupy the seventh and eight spots, respectively, in the Southland. Each team plays 18 conference games, and the top eight teams qualify.

Garner had 13 points and 14 rebounds and Miles had 17 points and 10 boards.

Guidry led McNeese State with 24 points.

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Scoreboard
Central Arkansas (12-16) «323668
McNeese State (12-15)402767

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Central Arkansas Bears
J. Garner, F353-136-10140113
A. Borden, C232-53-57007
L. Miles, G257-162-4101517
O. Wells, G251-10-21212
R. Crawford, G246-142-350318
J. Harks223-41-14227
D. McClure191-30-01122
L. Brown160-20-01110
D. Berete91-10-03212
R. Williams20-00-00000
T. Brown00-00-00000
Totals 24-5914-254991668
 40.7%56% 
McNeese State Cowboys
D. Guidry, F379-170-071424
C. McFerrin, F335-120-4171010
D. Cannon, G403-102-33428
K. Hardy, G364-92-775410
J. Mitchell, G254-120-032410
A. Fields100-40-00010
A. Lewis71-10-00022
K. Garrett40-00-00000
B. Regis41-10-00003
P. Kpan20-10-00000
J. Wells20-00-01020
Totals 27-674-1439131967
 40.3%28.6% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin0-010-1107
Lamar0-08-180
Abil Chr.0-07-3248
Incarn Word0-05-3252
C. Arkansas0-06-5228
Sam Houston0-06-5233
SE Louisiana0-06-5181
Nicholls St.0-05-5171
Hou. Baptist0-04-7307
Nwestern St.0-03-6283
Texas A&M-CC0-03-6341
McNeese St.0-03-7332
New Orleans0-02-7259
 
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