Scores

Final

LA-Lafayette 70

(8-4, 2-4 away)

Jackson State 73

(4-7, 1-2 home)

    8:30 PM ET, December 19, 2013

    Lee E. Williams Athletic and Assembly Center, Jackson, Mississippi

    1 2 T
    ULL 33 3770
    JKST 39 3473

    Top Performers

    UL Lafayette: S. Long 16 Pts, 19 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

    Jackson St: B. West 12 Pts, 13 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

    Jackson State outlasts Louisiana-Lafayette 73-70

    Associated Press

    JACKSON, Miss. -- Julysses Nobles hit a 3-pointer with a second left to lift give Jackson State the 73-70 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette Thursday night.

    Nobles led Jackson State (4-7) with 14 points, and Brandon West pulled down 13 rebounds to go with his 12 points and four blocks.

    Marcus Love hit two free throws to give the Tigers a 67-64 lead with 1:15 remaining. He hit a layup after a missed Louisiana-Lafayette (8-4) shot, pushing the lead to five.

    Elfrid Payton immediately responded with a 3-pointer in transition for the Ragin' Cajuns.

    Love hit one of two free throws after the ensuing foul, and Xavian Rimmer tied the game on a 3 with nine seconds left, setting the stage for Nobles.

    Payton scored 22 points, finishing 6 of 18 from the field and 8 of 16 from the line. Rimmer finished with 14 points while Shawn Long added 16 and grabbed 19 boards.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ULL
    JKST
    Points 70 73
    FG Made-Attempted 22-58 (.379) 28-61 (.459)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-26 (.346) 2-8 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-27 (.630) 15-20 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 21 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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