Scores

Final

AR-Little Rock 62

(13-15, 8-8 Sun Belt)

Troy 55

(9-18, 4-11 Sun Belt)

    8:00 PM ET, February 27, 2014

    Trojan Arena, Troy, Alabama

    1 2 T
    UALR 29 3362
    TROY 24 3155

    Top Performers

    Arkansas-Little Rock: B. Dillard 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Troy: T. Calhoun 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    UALR pushes past Troy 62-55

    Associated Press

    TROY, Ala. -- Ben Dillard scored 18 points and hit two late free throws to help Arkansas-Little Rock hold off Troy 62-55 on Thursday night.

    UALR (13-15, 8-8 Sun Belt) never trailed and finished with 18 assists on 20 made field goals. Dillard was 4 of 8 from the field and sank all eight of his free throws. DeVonte Smith dished out six assists.

    Troy (9-18, 4-11) was led by Tevin Calhoun with 16 points, while Hunter Williams and Jeff Mullahey added 12 apiece.

    Dillard hit a layup and 3-pointer to grab an early 7-0 lead for UALR. Troy tied the score at 32 in the second half, but UALR countered with 15-4 surge to go up 47-36 with 9:35 remaining.

    Troy pulled within three late and Williams couldn't hit a 3-pointer to tie it with 14 seconds left. Dillard and Josh Hagins each sank a pair of free throws to ice it.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UALR
    TROY
    Points 62 55
    FG Made-Attempted 20-49 (.408) 17-44 (.386)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 6-18 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-22 (.773) 15-25 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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