Arkansas State vs Louisiana-Monroe Recap - Louisiana-Monroe Wins 72-65
Louisiana-Monroe got 17 points from Tylor Ongwae en route to a 72-65 victory over Arkansas State on Thursday at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.
Louisiana-Monroe won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as underdogs.
Marvin Williams had 16 points for Louisiana-Monroe and Nick Coppola chipped in with 12 points. Jayon James had 7 assists for them, while Tylor Ongwae was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Arkansas State got a 27-point performance from Melvin Johnson III, who was supported by 15 points from Kirk Van Slyke. Rakeem Dickerson had 5 assists in a losing cause for Arkansas State, while Melvin Johnson III grabbed 8 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Louisiana-Monroe as they grabbed 33 boards, while Arkansas State only had 29.