Scores

Final

South Alabama 54

(9-19, 3-12 Sun Belt)

UL Monroe 71

(9-14, 6-9 Sun Belt)

    8:00 PM ET, February 27, 2014

    Fant-Ewing Coliseum, Monroe, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    USA 33 2154
    ULM 35 3671

    Top Performers

    South Alabama: A. Rubit 14 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Louisiana-Monroe: J. James 19 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Louisiana-Monroe dumps South Alabama 71-54

    Associated Press

    MONROE, La. -- Jayon James scored 19 points to lead Louisiana-Monroe to a 71-54 win over South Alabama on Thursday night.

    ULM (9-14, 6-9 Sun Belt Conference) took control in the second half with a 10-3 run capped by a Tylor Ongwae layup that made it 45-36 with 16:07 to go, and then closed out the game with an 11-4 run to clinch the win.

    Chinedu Amajoyi contributed 12 points and eight rebounds, Nick Coppola had 11 points, and Marvin Williams and Ongwae had 10 points apiece for the Warhawks, who shot 51 percent from the field in snapping a two-game skid. Ongwae also had nine rebounds.

    South Alabama (9-19, 3-12) trailed just 35-33 at the break but couldn't keep pace in the second half.

    Augustine Rubit led the Jaguars with 14 points and six rebounds, while Mychal Ammons added nine points and nine rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    USA
    ULM
    Points 54 71
    FG Made-Attempted 20-53 (.377) 27-53 (.509)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-21 (.143) 4-12 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-19 (.579) 13-17 (.765)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    South Alabama leads 2-0
    Jan 18, 2014 ULM 64, @USA 58Recap
    » Feb 27, 2014 @ULM 71, USA 54Recap