Scores

Final

LA-Lafayette 92

(14-9, 5-5 Sun Belt)

TX-Arlington 89

(9-13, 4-6 Sun Belt)

    8:30 PM ET, February 6, 2014

    College Park Center, Arlington, Texas

    1 2 T
    ULL 49 4392
    UTA 34 5589

    Top Performers

    Louisiana-Lafayette: S. Long 31 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Texas-Arlington: L. McClanahan 31 Pts, 11 Reb, 7 Ast, 3 Stl

    UL-Lafayette holds on, beats UT-Arlington 92-89

    Associated Press

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Shawn Long scored a career-high 31 points as Louisiana-Lafayette held on for a 92-89 win over Texas-Arlington on Thursday night.

    Louisiana-Lafayette (14-9, 5-5 Sun Belt Conference) went on a 29-3 run in the first half -- at one point scoring 19 straight -- to build a 40-15 lead.

    The Ragin' Cajuns led by as many as 20 in the second half and were up 85-70 with less than 3 minutes to play but Texas-Arlington (9-13, 4-6) made a furious comeback, going on a 19-6 run to cut its deficit to 91-89 with 1.8 seconds left

    Louisiana-Lafayette hit a free throw with 1.1 seconds remaining and missed the second, but the ball went out of bounds as time expired.

    Elfrid Payton added 22 points and Hayward Register had 17 as Louisiana-Lafayette shot 51.6 percent from the field and 9 of 21 from 3-point range.

    Lonnie McClanahan had 31 points for Texas-Arlington.

    Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

    SPONSORED HEADLINES

    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ULL
    UTA
    Points 92 89
    FG Made-Attempted 32-62 (.516) 31-64 (.484)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-21 (.429) 8-24 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-37 (.514) 19-31 (.613)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 28 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 11, 2014 @ULL 90, UTA 70Recap
    » Feb 6, 2014 ULL 92, @UTA 89Recap
    Mar 14, 2014 @ULL 91, UTA 85Recap