Scores

Final

Lamar 60

(8-12, 2-4 Southland)

McNeese State 68

(8-12, 3-3 Southland)

    6:00 PM ET, January 28, 2007

    Burton Coliseum, Lake Charles, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    LAM 27 3360
    MCNS 24 4468

    Top Performers

    Lamar: D. Hopkins 14 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast

    McNeese State: J. Ford 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    McNeese St. 68, Lamar 60

    Associated Press

    LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) -- John Ford scored 12 points in the final five minutes to lead McNeese State to a 68-60 win Sunday over Lamar.

    Ford, a point guard, had scored only three points in the first half, but hit on a pair of 3-point shots and made six free throws late in the game. He led all scorers with 18 points.

    McNeese (8-12, 3-3 Southland Conference) trailed Lamar 27-24 at halftime and fell behind by 13 points with 10:14 left. But two straight goals from Quentin Gonzales began the comeback and a 15-2 run by the Cowboys tied the score 52-52 with 5:21 left.

    Jarvis Bradely scored 15 points for McNeese, while Gonzales added 12.

    Lamar, (8-12, 2-4) got 14 points from Darren Hopkins, 13 from Matthew Barrow and 11 from Currye Todd.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LAM
    MCNS
    Points 60 68
    FG Made-Attempted 16-48 (.333) 20-52 (.385)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-25 (.400) 7-15 (.467)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-27 (.667) 21-28 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 8

    2006-07 Season

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