Scores

Final

New Orleans 56

(7-15, 2-9 Sun Belt)

W Kentucky 76

(12-10, 5-5 Sun Belt)

    4:00 PM ET, January 30, 2010

    E. A. Diddle Arena, Bowling Green, Kentucky

    1 2 T
    UNO 36 2056
    WKU 43 3376

    Top Performers

    New Orleans: C. Carmouche 23 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Western Kentucky: A. Slaughter 18 Pts, 2 Reb, 6 Ast, 4 Stl

    W. Kentucky 76, New Orleans 56

    Associated Press

    BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- Steffphon Pettigrew and A.J. Slaughter each scored 18 points to lead Western Kentucky to a 76-56 rout over New Orleans on Saturday.

    The Hilltoppers (12-10, 5-5 Sun Belt Conference) snapped a five-game losing streak. The Privateers (7-15, 2-9), who finished with 25 turnovers, lost their fourth straight.

    Western Kentucky shot 48.3 percent from the field (29-for-60), while New Orleans shot 44.4 percent (20-for-45). Both teams shot over 60 percent in the first half.

    Freshmen Caden Dickerson scored 14 points and Jamaal Crook had 11 points. Jeremy Evans finished with 12 points and 13 rebounds as all Western starters scored in double figures.

    Charles Carmouche was the only Privateer with more than six points, scoring a game-high 23 points. Carmouche went 8 of 14 from the floor, while the rest of the team went 12-for-31.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNO
    WKU
    Points 56 76
    FG Made-Attempted 20-45 (.444) 29-60 (.483)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-19 (.211) 7-24 (.292)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-17 (.706) 11-14 (.786)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 23

    2009-10 Season

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