Arkansas-Little Rock Defeats Louisiana-Lafayette 77-68 - Recap
Arkansas-Little Rock earned a 77-68 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette on Thursday, getting 17 points from Will Neighbour at Stephens Center.
Bettors who backed Arkansas-Little Rock were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 6 at sportsbooks.
Arkansas-Little Rock got 14 points from Josh Hagins and another 13 points from John Gillon. John Gillon contributed 5 assists, while Will Neighbour cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Louisiana-Lafayette got a 19-point performance from Shawn Long, who was supported by 18 points from Alan-Michael Thompson. Elfrid Payton had 8 assists in a losing cause for Louisiana-Lafayette, while Shawn Long grabbed 8 rebounds.
Arkansas-Little Rock hit the break leading 36-26 before taking care of business in the second half.
Arkansas-Little Rock had a 42-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.