Scores

Final 2OT

LA-Lafayette 98

(9-5, 0-1 Sun Belt)

UL Monroe 103

(4-5, 1-0 Sun Belt)

5:15 PM ET, January 4, 2014

Fant-Ewing Coliseum, Monroe, Louisiana

1 2 OT 2OT T
ULL 28 46 11 1398
ULM 34 40 11 18103

Top Performers

Louisiana-Lafayette: E. Payton 34 Pts, 11 Reb, 11 Ast, 5 Stl

Louisiana-Monroe: T. Ongwae 27 Pts, 11 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

Louisiana-Monroe tops Louisiana 103-98, 2OT

Associated Press

MONROE, La. -- Tylor Ongwae recorded career-highs by scoring 27 points, grabbing 11 rebounds and blocking three shots as Louisiana-Monroe outlasted Louisiana-Lafayette 103-98 in double-overtime Saturday.

Jayon James, Marvin Williams and Amos Olatayo scored 16 point apiece and R.J. McCray added 11 in the win. James tied a career-high by pulling down 12 rebounds while handing out five assists. Ongwae also set a career-high for field goals, making 11 of 21.

Lafayette's Elfrid Payton opened the second overtime with a pair of free throws before ULM (4-5, 1-0 Sun Belt) rattled off nine straight points to take a 95-87 lead with 1:24 remaining.

Xavian Rimmer's 3-pointer 20 seconds later pulled the Ragin' Cajuns (9-5, 0-1) within 95-91, but the Warhawks made 6 of 7 free throws in the final minute to seal the win.

Payton set or tied career-highs with 34 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists while adding five steals.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ULL
ULM
Points 98 103
FG Made-Attempted 32-75 (.427) 37-79 (.468)
3P Made-Attempted 9-24 (.375) 5-20 (.250)
FT Made-Attempted 25-35 (.714) 24-43 (.558)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 31 (0/0) 24 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 4, 2014 @ULM 103, ULL 98Recap
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Research Notes

Elfrid Payton had 34 points, 11 rebounds, 11 assists and five steals for Louisiana-Lafayette in Saturday's 103-98 2-OT loss to Louisiana-Monroe. He is the only Division I player to have at least 30 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists and five steals in a game in the past 18 seasons.

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