Arkansas-Little Rock vs Louisiana-Lafayette Wrap - Louisiana-Lafayette Wins 79-70

Louisiana-Lafayette got 26 points from Bryant Mbamalu en route to a 79-70 victory over Arkansas-Little Rock on Saturday at Cajundome.

Louisiana-Lafayette was a 5.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Louisiana-Lafayette got 13 points from Alan-Michael Thompson and another 12 points from Elfrid Payton. Elfrid Payton contributed 6 assists, while Shawn Long cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.

Arkansas-Little Rock got 17 points from Will Neighbour in a losing cause and another 14 points from Josh Hagins. John Gillon contributed 3 assists for them, while Will Neighbour had 14 rebounds.

Louisiana-Lafayette trailed at halftime, 37-34.

The rebound battle favored Arkansas-Little Rock as they grabbed 44 boards, while Louisiana-Lafayette only had 32.