Scores

Final

AR-Pine Bluff 58

(1-11, 0-8 away)

UTEP 79

(7-7, 5-3 home)

    7:30 PM ET, December 29, 2011

    Don Haskins Center, El Paso, Texas

    1 2 T
    ARPB 34 2458
    UTEP 47 3279

    Top Performers

    Arkansas-Pine Bluff: D. Broughton 30 Pts, 5 Reb

    UTEP: C. Lang 22 Pts, 5 Reb

    UTEP 79, Ark.-Pine Bluff 58

    Associated Press

    EL PASO, Texas -- Cedrick Lang hit all nine shots he took, scoring 22 points Thursday night to pace UTEP to a 79-58 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff in the third-place game of the Sun Bowl Invitational.

    Gabriel McCulley added 18 points for the Miners (7-7). John Bohannon had 14 points and 10 rebounds.

    Daniel Broughton scored a career-high 30 points for the Golden Lions (1-11), who dropped their ninth in a row. Broughton sank 11 of 17 shots, including 5 of 8 from 3-point range. Mitchell Anderson contributed 18 points.

    UTEP shot 58 percent (32 of 55) and broke a streak of being outrebounded for seven straight games by amassing a 33-24 advantage on the boards.

    The Miners trailed 23-21 before going on a 10-0 run, keyed by five points from Lang. They led 47-34 at intermission and were not threatened in the second half.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ARPB
    UTEP
    Points 58 79
    FG Made-Attempted 22-50 (.440) 32-55 (.582)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 4-18 (.222)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-10 (.700) 11-16 (.688)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 21

    2011-12 Season

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