Scores

Final

UL Monroe 74

(2-2, 1-2 away)

Morehead State 73

(1-2, 1-1 home)

    7:30 PM ET, November 21, 2009

    Ellis T Johnson Arena, Morehead, Kentucky

    1 2 T
    ULM 36 3874
    MORE 35 3873

    Top Performers

    Louisiana-Monroe: D. Forbes 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Morehead State: K. Faried 24 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Louisiana-Monroe 74, Morehead St. 73

    Associated Press

    MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Tony Hooper knocked down a jumper at the buzzer to propel Louisiana-Monroe to a 74-73 win over Morehead State on Saturday night.

    A layup from Lawrence Gilbert gave the Warhawks (1-2) a 72-69 lead with 3:16 remaining in the game. But Morehead State's Demonte Harper made two consecutive baskets to give the Eagles a 73-72 lead with 1:54 left.

    Each team missed a 3-pointer before Hooper's basket won the game for Lousiana-Monroe.

    Dynile Forbes led the Warhawks with 17 points, while Hooper and Gilbert scored 16 apiece.

    The Eagles (1-2) were led by Kenneth Faried, who scored 24 points and grabbed 12 rebounds.

    Louisiana-Monroe shot 54.5 percent from the field (24-for-44), including 47.6 percent from the 3-point arc (10-for-21).

    Morehead State shot 47.2 percent as a team (25-for-53).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ULM
    MORE
    Points 74 73
    FG Made-Attempted 24-44 (.545) 25-53 (.472)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-21 (.476) 7-16 (.438)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-26 (.615) 16-21 (.762)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 26 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 9

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