Scores

Final

Lamar 50

(2-16, 0-6 Southland)

McNeese State 74

(8-8, 2-4 Southland)

4:00 PM ET, January 19, 2013

Burton Coliseum, Lake Charles, Louisiana

1 2 T
LAM 31 1950
MCNS 23 5174

Top Performers

Lamar: S. Brown 10 Pts, 9 Reb

McNeese State: K. Hardy 13 Pts, 7 Reb, 8 Ast, 4 Stl, 2 Blk

McNeese St. 74, Lamar 50

Associated Press

LAKE CHARLES, La. -- Craig McFerrin scored 18 points and McNeese State pulled away easily in the second half, beating Lamar 74-50 on Saturday.

Kevin Hardy finished with 13 points, eight assists and seven rebounds for the Cowboys (8-8, 2-4 Southland Conference), who have won two of their last three games. Austin Lewis had 10 rebounds.

Lamar had a 10-point lead in the first half and went into halftime with a 31-23 advantage. But McNeese State dominated the second half, outscoring the Cardinals 28-2 at one point en route to the victory.

Ledrick Eackles scored nine points and Desharick Guidry added five during the spurt for the Cowboys, who shot 64.5 percent in the second half compared to 23.5 percent in the first.

Stan Brown scored 10 points and grabbed nine rebounds for Lamar (2-16, 0-6), which has lost six consecutive games. Donley Minor also scored 10 points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
LAM
MCNS
Points 50 74
FG Made-Attempted 18-54 (.333) 28-65 (.431)
3P Made-Attempted 2-4 (.500) 6-16 (.375)
FT Made-Attempted 12-18 (.667) 12-19 (.632)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 8 24

2012-13 Season

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