Scores

Final

McNeese State 53

(7-17, 5-7 Southland)

SE Louisiana 62

(10-13, 5-7 Southland)

    8:30 PM ET, February 13, 2014

    University Center (LA), Hammond, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    MCNS 25 2853
    SELA 25 3762

    Top Performers

    Mcneese St: C. McFerrin 13 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast

    SE Louisiana: O. Ochie 10 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Stl

    SE Louisiana defeats McNeese State 62-53

    Associated Press

    HAMMOND, La. -- Julian Chiera and Devonte Upson combined for 25 points as Southeastern Louisiana got hot in the second half to take a 62-53 victory over McNeese State Thursday night.

    The game was tied at 25 at the half. The Lions (10-13, 5-7 Southland) made 13 of 23 field goal attempts in the second half while limiting McNeese State to 9-of-25 shooting in that period.

    Chiera had 13 points and Upson added 12.

    McNeese State (7-17, 5-7) took an early lead in the second half and held a 46-41 advantage with 8:53 remaining. Jeffery Ricard hit a 3-pointer and Onochie Ochie followed with a 3-point jumper to tie the score at 46. The Lions held a slim 50-49 advantage with 5:08 left when Ricard hit another 3-pointer and a free throw and Chiera followed with a jumper for a 56-49 lead with 1:59 left.

    Ledrick Eackles led the Cowboys with 15 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MCNS
    SELA
    Points 53 62
    FG Made-Attempted 20-56 (.357) 21-47 (.447)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-25 (.240) 7-20 (.350)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-11 (.636) 13-24 (.542)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 9 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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