Scores

Final

AR-Little Rock 59

(12-9, 6-4 Sun Belt)

W Kentucky 54

(11-9, 5-4 Sun Belt)

Coverage: ESPN3

6:00 PM ET, January 19, 2013

E.A. Diddle Arena, Bowling Green, Kentucky

1 2 T
UALR 25 3459
WKU 26 2854

Top Performers

Arkansas-Little Rock: J. Hagins 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

Western Kentucky: B. Harris 22 Pts, 8 Reb

UALR 59, W. Kentucky 54

Associated Press

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- Josh Hagins scored 14 points and dished out six assists to lead Arkansas-Little Rock to a 59-54 win over Western Kentucky on Saturday night.

Leroy Isler scored 10 points for the Trojans (12-9, 6-4 Sun Belt Conference), who beat Western Kentucky for the second time this season. Arkansas-Little Rock won 75-67 against the Hilltoppers earlier this month.

The Trojans trailed 38-37 when Western Kentucky's George Fant made a free throw with 11:33 left in the second half. But Arkansas-Little Rock regained the lead by going on a 6-0 lead to claim a 43-38 advantage with 9:26 left to play.

Western Kentucky cut the deficit to two points on a few occasions, but was unable to pull ahead.

Brandon Harris finished with 22 points and eight rebounds for the Hilltoppers (11-9, 5-4), who have lost four of their last five games. Fant had 13 points and seven rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UALR
WKU
Points 59 54
FG Made-Attempted 24-52 (.462) 16-49 (.327)
3P Made-Attempted 3-14 (.214) 7-22 (.318)
FT Made-Attempted 8-12 (.667) 15-20 (.750)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 8 7

2012-13 Season

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