Scores

Final

Samford 52

(1-3, 0-3 away)

UL Monroe 86

(1-1, 1-0 home)

8:00 PM ET, November 18, 2013

Fant-Ewing Coliseum, Monroe, Louisiana

1 2 T
SAM 27 2552
ULM 44 4286

Top Performers

Samford: T. Williams 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Louisiana-Monroe: A. Olatayo 22 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Louisiana-Monroe rolls over Samford 86-52

Associated Press

MONROE, La. -- Amos Olatayo tossed in 22 points, 16 in the first half, to spark Louisiana-Monroe to an 86-52 win over Samford Monday night.

Olatoyo shot 10 of 13 from the field, hitting 2 of 4 from 3-point range to lead the Warhawks (1-1), who got their first win in decisive fashion at home.

Tylor Ongwae and Jayon James both added 14 points. Daniel Grieves contributed 13 off the bench for UL-Monroe. James also pulled down a game-high nine boards.

Tim Williams led Samford (1-3) with 14 points and Tyler Hood added another 12 points. The Bulldogs took an early lead.

The Warhawks shot 50 percent from the field (34-for-67) despite missing their first three shots of the game and falling behind. By intermission they had a 44-27 lead and out-scored Samford by the same margin in the second half.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SAM
ULM
Points 52 86
FG Made-Attempted 22-57 (.386) 34-67 (.507)
3P Made-Attempted 1-15 (.067) 6-19 (.316)
FT Made-Attempted 7-12 (.583) 12-18 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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