Arkansas-Little Rock vs Arkansas State Final: 78-71 - Recap
|Arkansas-Little Rock vs Arkansas State Final: 78-71 - Recap|
Arkansas-Little Rock got 24 points from John Gillon en route to a 78-71 victory over Arkansas State on Saturday at Stephens Center.
Arkansas-Little Rock was a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Leroy Isler had 13 points for Arkansas-Little Rock and Michael Javes chipped in with 9 points. Josh Hagins had 7 assists for them, while John Gillon was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.
Arkansas State got a 25-point performance from Marcus Hooten, who was supported by 14 points from Trey Finn. Cameron Golden had 5 assists in a losing cause for Arkansas State, while Brandon Peterson grabbed 10 rebounds.
Arkansas-Little Rock trailed at halftime, 35-32.
Arkansas State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-28.