Scores

Final

UL Monroe 50

(7-10, 4-5 Sun Belt)

LA-Lafayette 66

(13-9, 4-5 Sun Belt)

    8:15 PM ET, February 1, 2014

    Cajun Dome, Lafayette, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    ULM 21 2950
    ULL 24 4266

    Top Performers

    Louisiana-Monroe: T. Ongwae 16 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Louisiana-Lafayette: E. Payton 28 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    UL-Lafayette beats archrival UL-Monroe 66-50

    Associated Press

    LAFAYETTE, La. -- Elfrid Payton scored 28 points, making a career-high 13 field goals on 14 attempts as Louisiana-Lafayette continued its home dominance of Louisiana-Monroe with a 66-50 win on Saturday night.

    Louisiana-Lafayette (13-9, 4-5 Sun Belt Conference) closed the first half on a 12-1 run, erasing an eight-point deficit to take a 24-21 lead into halftime. The Ragin' Cajuns never trailed again, improving their home record against Louisiana-Monroe to 30-3 all-time.

    Bryant Mbamalu added 14 points and Shawn Long had 12 points and 12 rebounds for Louisiana-Lafayette, which shot 50.9 percent from the field, committed only six turnovers and snapped a three-game losing streak.

    Tylor Ongwae led Louisiana-Monroe (7-10, 4-5) with 16 points and 11 rebounds. The Warhawks made 6 of 14 from beyond the arc but shot just 35.2 percent from the field.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ULM
    ULL
    Points 50 66
    FG Made-Attempted 19-54 (.352) 27-53 (.509)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-14 (.429) 2-7 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-9 (.667) 10-16 (.625)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 13 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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