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S. Alabama defense stifles cold-shooting Little Rock 52-43

Jan. 11, 2020 9:07 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Chad Lott scored 14 points, Josh Ajayi added 13 and South Alabama's defense helped the Jaguars upend Little Rock 52-43 on Saturday. South Alabama forced a season-high 24 turnovers with nine steals and four blocked shots and held Little Rock without a field goal for the last six...

Ajayi's double-double sends S. Alabama past Arkansas St.

Jan. 9, 2020 10:39 PM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Josh Ajayi had 20 points and 11 rebounds as South Alabama beat Arkansas State 75-59 on Thursday night. Chad Lott had 16 points and eight rebounds for South Alabama (10-7, 3-3 Sun Belt Conference). Herb McGee added 12 points. Trhae Mitchell had 12 points for the home team. Marquis Eaton...

Adams, Gordon lead Troy past UALR 76-71

Jan. 9, 2020 9:59 PM EST

TROY, Ala. (AP) — Darian Adams had 18 points and 11 rebounds as Troy narrowly beat Arkansas-Little Rock 76-71 on Thursday night. Ty Gordon added 17 points for Troy, while Desmond Williams chipped in 15. Nick Stampley had three blocks for Troy (7-10, 3-3 Sun Belt Conference). Troy posted a season-high 15...

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...

Johnson lifts UALR over Texas St. 72-68

Jan. 2, 2020 10:18 PM EST

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Kamani Johnson recorded 15 points and 10 rebounds as Arkansas-Little Rock narrowly defeated Texas State 72-68 on Thursday night. Ruot Monyyong added 14 points and 17 rebounds for the Trojans. Monyyong also had three blocks for the Trojans. Ben Coupet Jr. had 15 points for...

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....