Scores

Final

Troy 50

(11-18, 6-12 Sun Belt)

Arkansas State 58

(18-9, 12-6 Sun Belt)

8:05 PM ET, February 23, 2013

Convocation Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas

1 2 T
TROY 14 3650
ARST 25 3358

Top Performers

Troy: A. Myers 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Arkansas State: B. Peterson 15 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

Arkansas St. 58, Troy 50

Associated Press

JONESBORO, Ark. -- Brandon Peterson had 15 points, nine rebounds and four blocked shots, and Arkansas State clinched the Sun Belt Conference's West Division title with a 58-50 win against cold-shooting Troy on Saturday night.

Trey Finn added 13 points and Cameron Golden nine for the Red Wolves (18-9, 12-6), who clinched the No. 2 seed in the conference tournament on March 8-11. They have won four straight games and seven of their last eight.

Antoine Myers had 21 points and seven rebounds for the Trojans (11-18, 6-12), who shot just 29.2 percent (19 of 65) from the floor and trailed 25-14 at intermission. Troy had a 9:39 scoreless stretch in the first half.

Hunter Williams scored 10 points for Troy, which has lost three straight attempts to get coach Don Maestri his 500th career win.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
TROY
ARST
Points 50 58
FG Made-Attempted 19-65 (.292) 19-47 (.404)
3P Made-Attempted 3-20 (.150) 5-19 (.263)
FT Made-Attempted 9-13 (.692) 15-19 (.789)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 17

2012-13 Season

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