Scores

Final

W Kentucky 58

(16-8, 8-3 Sun Belt)

Arkansas State 72

(13-8, 6-4 Sun Belt)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    8:05 PM ET, February 10, 2014

    ASU Convocation Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas

    1 2 T
    WKU 20 3858
    ARST 25 4772

    Top Performers

    Western Kentucky: A. Adeoye 10 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Stl

    Arkansas St: M. Johnson III 22 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Arkansas State knocks off Western Kentucky 72-58

    Associated Press

    JONESBORO, Ark. -- Melvin Johnson III scored 22 points, hitting 8 of 12 from the field, as Arkansas State beat Western Kentucky 72-58 Monday night.

    The game was tight throughout the first half with ASU holding a 25-20 lead at the break. Rakeem Dickerson hit a 3-pointer to start the second half and the Red Wolves stretched the lead to 37-27 at the 15:21 mark. WKU came back to cut the lead to 37-32 following a 3-pointer by Aaron Adeoye, but Johnson answered with a 3-point jumper for a 40-32 lead with 13:15 remaining. ASU led 66-48 with 3:21 left.

    Cameron Golden had 11 points for ASU (13-8, 6-4 Sun Belt Conference).

    The Red Wolves made 29 of 34 free throw attempts compared to 17 of 24 for WKU.

    Chris Harrison-Docks had 14 points, Trency Jackson added 11 and Adeoye had 10 for WKU (16-8, 8-3).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WKU
    ARST
    Points 58 72
    FG Made-Attempted 17-46 (.370) 19-48 (.396)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 5-17 (.294)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-24 (.708) 29-34 (.853)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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