Scores

Final

W Kentucky 68

(15-7, 9-2 Sun Belt)

Arkansas State 63

(13-8, 5-5 Sun Belt)

    9:00 PM ET, February 2, 2009

    ASU Convocation Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas

    1 2 T
    WKU 33 3568
    ARST 40 2363

    Top Performers

    Western Kentucky: J. Evans 22 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

    Arkansas St: D. Boone 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    W. Kentucky 68, Arkansas St. 63

    Associated Press

    JONESBORO, Ark. -- Jeremy Evans scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds Monday night as Western Kentucky beat Arkansas State 68-63.

    Arkansas State (13-8, 5-5 Sun Belt Conference) led 40-33 at the half after hitting 9-of-11 from beyond the 3-point arc. But only 1-of-4 long-distance shots fell for the Red Wolves in the second half, and they missed all seven of their free throws after intermission.

    A.J. Slaughter and Orlando Mendez-Valdez added 13 points each for the Hilltoppers (15-7, 9-2).

    Donald Boone led the Wolves with 15 points. Shawn Morgan added 11 points, and Daniel Bryant scored 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WKU
    ARST
    Points 68 63
    FG Made-Attempted 28-61 (.459) 24-59 (.407)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-20 (.300) 5-16 (.313)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-11 (.545) 10-15 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 7

    2008-09 Season

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