Scores

Final

LA-Lafayette 64

(9-17, 5-10 Sun Belt)

South Alabama 88

(15-9, 12-4 Sun Belt)

    8:05 PM ET, February 14, 2013

    Mitchell Center, Mobile, Alabama

    1 2 T
    ULL 28 3664
    USA 39 4988

    Top Performers

    Louisiana-Lafayette: E. Payton 17 Pts, 3 Reb, 7 Ast, 2 Stl

    South Alabama: A. Rubit 34 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast

    South Alabama 88, Louisiana-Lafayette 64

    Associated Press

    MOBILE, Ala. -- Augustine Rubit recorded his 14th double-double of the season with a career-high 34 points and 12 rebounds as South Alabama blew out Louisiana-Lafayette 88-64 Thursday night.

    Mychal Ammons also had a double-double, 18 points and 11 rebounds to help South Alabama (15-9, 12-4 Sun Belt Conference) win its fourth in a row.

    Ahead 39-28 at halftime, Dre Conner's jumper with less than nine minutes to play put the Jaguars on top 68-47.

    Ammons' 3-pointer at the 2:44 mark gave South Alabama its biggest lead of the game, 87-58.

    South Alabama shot 49.2 percent (29 of 59) from the field, and made 25 free throws compared to just 12 for Louisiana-Lafayette.

    Though South Alabama had just one less turnover than Louisiana-Lafayette, the Jaguars held a 24-8 advantage in points off turnovers.

    Elfrid Payton led the Ragin' Cajuns (9-17, 5-10) with 17 points and seven assist.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ULL
    USA
    Points 64 88
    FG Made-Attempted 24-57 (.421) 29-59 (.492)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-16 (.250) 5-15 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-18 (.667) 25-36 (.694)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 29

    2012-13 Season

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