Sun Belt Tournament - Arkansas-Little Rock Falls 69-54 Against Florida International - Game Recap
Arkansas-Little Rock was burned for 25 points by Malik Smith on Saturday as Florida International picked up a 69-54 win at Summit Arena.
Florida International was a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Florida International got 12 points from Deric Hill and another 12 points from Tymell Murphy. Deric Hill contributed 7 assists, while Deric Hill cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Arkansas-Little Rock got 16 points from John Gillon in a losing cause and another 13 points from Leroy Isler. Josh Hagins contributed 4 assists for them, while Will Neighbour had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Florida International were victorious, as the score was 34-26 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Arkansas-Little Rock as they grabbed 36 boards, while Florida International only had 34.