Scores

Final

Arkansas State 67

(15-9, 9-6 Sun Belt)

W Kentucky 49

(13-12, 7-7 Sun Belt)

Coverage: ESPN3

8:00 PM ET, February 9, 2013

E.A. Diddle Arena, Bowling Green, Kentucky

1 2 T
ARST 30 3767
WKU 25 2449

Top Performers

Arkansas State: T. Finn 23 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast

Western Kentucky: T. Price 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Arkansas St. 67, W. Kentucky 49

Associated Press

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- Trey Finn scored 23 points and Arkansas State defeated Western Kentucky 67-49 Saturday night.

The Red Wolves (15-9, 9-6 Sun Belt Conference), leading 30-25 at halftime, pulled away in the second half to beat the Hilltoppers (13-12, 7-7) for Arkansas State's first win at Western Kentucky in 11 games since 1998.

T.J. Price led Western Kentucky with 21 points on 7-of-16 shooting. His teammates managed 28 points, no one scoring more than eight.

Price, 5 for 8 at the foul line, hit 2 of 9 3-pointers. Western Kentucky was 5 for 21 on treys. Arkansas State finished 9 of 20 from long range. That included two treys by Ed Townsel, who came off the bench to score 11 points.

The Hilltoppers shot 32 percent (16 of 50) overall. Arkansas State was 22 for 52 (42.3 percent).

Brandon Peterson had nine points and 10 rebounds for Arkansas State.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ARST
WKU
Points 67 49
FG Made-Attempted 22-52 (.423) 16-50 (.320)
3P Made-Attempted 9-20 (.450) 5-21 (.238)
FT Made-Attempted 14-20 (.700) 12-19 (.632)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 18 0

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 5, 2013 @ARST 75, WKU 61Recap
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