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McNeese State 85, Liberty 72

LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) -- J.T. Williams scored 21 points, leading
five players in double figures, as McNeese State defeated Liberty
85-72 Thursday night.

Ryan Price added 15 points for the Cowboys (4-5). Aldryan
Wardell had 12, John Ford 11 and Dwight Boatner 10.

Larry Blair led Liberty (3-8) with 30 points. He was 10-of-21
from the field and 8-of-12 from the free-throw line and made 2 of 6
3-pointers. Anthony Smith added 10 points.

McNeese State led 42-27 at the half and got 42 points from its
bench to Liberty's 21. The Cowboys also scored 21 points off Flames
turnovers.