Latest Markquis Nowell News

Monyyong lifts UALR past Georgia Southern 79-73

Jan. 6, 2020 10:19 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Ruot Monyong scored 19 points and grabbed 15 rebounds and Arkansas-Little Rock held off Georgia Southern 79-73 on Monday night for its first 5-0 start in Sun Belt Conference play since 2015-2016. Monyong hit 9 of 12 shots in scoring his fourth double-double in five games and he...

Johnson scores 30 to carry UALR past Texas-Arlington 92-89

Jan. 4, 2020 5:59 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Kamani Johnson had a career-high 30 points plus 13 rebounds as Arkansas-Little Rock edged past Texas-Arlington 92-89 on Saturday. Johnson hit 14 of 16 from the free throw line. He added five assists. Markquis Nowell had 29 points for Arkansas-Little Rock (10-5, 4-0 Sun Belt...

Monyyong keys Little Rock win against Louisiana-Lafayette

Dec. 21, 2019 10:14 PM EST

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Ruot Monyyonng scored a career-high 21 points and collected 12 rebounds and Little Rock rallied to beat Louisiana Lafayette 69-66 on Saturday. Trailing 29-27, Kristian Lafayette made a 3-pointer with 3:21 left before halftime, and over the next seven minutes, the Ragin' Cajuns...

Nowell leads UALR's comeback win over UL-Monroe, 73-72

Dec. 19, 2019 11:08 PM EST

MONROE, La. (AP) — Markquis Nowell had a season-high 33 points, including three 3-pointers in the final 35 seconds, as Arkansas-Little Rock edged Louisiana-Monroe 73-72 in a Sun Belt Conference opener on Thursday night. UALR (7-5) trailed 69-63 with 2:03 remaining. There was no more scoring until Nowell...

Nowell scores 25 to carry UALR past Tennessee St. 86-62

Dec. 10, 2019 10:19 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Markquis Nowell had 25 points as Arkansas-Little Rock easily beat Tennessee State 86-62 on Tuesday night. Kamani Johnson had 17 points, nine rebounds and five assists for Arkansas-Little Rock (6-5). Ruot Monyyong added 15 points, 14 rebounds and four blocks. Ben Coupet Jr. had 14...

North Texas his record 19 3-pointers in 76-53 rout of ULAR

Dec. 7, 2019 8:47 PM EST

DENTON, Texas (AP) — North Texas hit a program record 19 3-pointers in its 76-53 rout of Arkansas-Little Rock on Saturday night. Umoja Gibson had a season-high 23 points with seven 3-pointers for North Texas (4-6) and James Reese had 12 points with four 3s. Javion Hamlet made eight assists. The Mean Green...

Williamson lifts E. Tennessee St. over UALR 67-63

Nov. 30, 2019 5:51 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Daivien Williamson had 20 points as East Tennessee State narrowly beat Arkansas-Little Rock 67-63 on Saturday. Williamson shot 5 for 6 from behind the arc. Isaiah Tisdale had 14 points and six rebounds for East Tennessee State (7-1), which earned its fourth consecutive win....

Nowell scores 26 to lead UALR over Alcorn St. 67-50

Nov. 27, 2019 10:36 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Markquis Nowell had 26 points as Arkansas-Little Rock got past Alcorn State 67-50 on Wednesday night. Nowell also had eight turnovers but only two assists. Kamani Johnson had 17 points and 12 rebounds for Arkansas-Little Rock (5-3). Jovan Stulic added 11 points and six rebounds....

Nowell effort send UALR past St. Francis (NY)

Nov. 26, 2019 10:54 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Markquis Nowell had 28 points as Arkansas-Little Rock defeated St. Francis (NY) 67-56 on Tuesday night. Nowell hit 12 of 14 from the free throw line. He added six rebounds. Ruot Monyyong had 11 points and 12 rebounds for Arkansas-Little Rock (4-3). Kamani Johnson added seven...