Arkansas-Little Rock vs Louisiana-Monroe Final: 70-60 - Recap
Josh Hagins scored 14 points leading Arkansas-Little Rock to a 70-60 victory over Louisiana-Monroe at Fant-Ewing Coliseum on Thursday.
Bettors who backed Arkansas-Little Rock were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5 at sportsbooks.
Gus Leeper had 12 points for Arkansas-Little Rock and Will Neighbour chipped in with 11 points. Josh Hagins had 4 assists for them, while Will Neighbour was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Louisiana-Monroe got 18 points from Trey Lindsey in a losing cause and another 15 points from Jayon James. R.J. McCray contributed 7 assists for them, while Amos Olatayo had 9 rebounds.
Arkansas-Little Rock hit the break leading 36-23 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Arkansas-Little Rock as they grabbed 34 boards, while Louisiana-Monroe only had 25.