Scores

Final

AR-Little Rock 62

(8-6, 2-1 Sun Belt)

South Alabama 77

(6-5, 3-0 Sun Belt)

3:05 PM ET, December 22, 2012

Mitchell Center, Mobile, Alabama

1 2 T
UALR 30 3262
USA 39 3877

Top Performers

Arkansas-Little Rock: W. Neighbour 11 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

South Alabama: A. Rubit 19 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

South Alabama 77, UALR 62

Associated Press

MOBILE, Ala. -- Augustine Rubit scored 19 points to lead four players in double figures as South Alabama beat Arkansas-Little Rock 77-62 in a Sun Belt conference showdown.

Barrington Stevens finished with 17 points, Mychal Ammons added 15 and Xavier Roberson chipped in with 13 to help South Alabama (6-5, 3-0) become the only 3-0 team in the Sun Belt Conference.

South Alabama led 56-52 with 8:11 remaining before using a 10-4 run to jump ahead 66-56 at the 5 minute mark. Barrington capped the run with a trey.

The Trojans (8-6, 2-1) got as close as eight points late in the second half, but Appalachian State made 14 free throws in the period to run away with the victory.

Rubit scored his 1000th career point and recorded his sixth double-double of the season.

John Gillon was the only player in double figures for Arkansas-Little Rock with 10 points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UALR
USA
Points 62 77
FG Made-Attempted 21-55 (.382) 26-55 (.473)
3P Made-Attempted 5-15 (.333) 8-18 (.444)
FT Made-Attempted 15-26 (.577) 17-28 (.607)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
Largest Lead 6 16

2012-13 Season

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