NCAA Basketball

Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks (16-16)


Thu. 3/1 Sat. 3/3 Wed. 3/7 Fri. 3/9 Thu. 3/15
vs. UALR 
W 48-44
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vs. ArkSt 
L 79-83
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vs. ArkSt 
W 76-54
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@ GaSo 
L 55-63
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@ APSU 
L 66-80
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Brown, Georgia Southern beat UL Monroe, advance to semis

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Tookie Brown had 13 points and eight rebounds and No. 3 seed Georgia Southern beat No. 6 seed UL Monroe 63-55 in the Sun Belt Tournament quarterfinals on Friday night.

Mike Hughes added 11 points for Georgia Southern, which advanced to face No. 2 seed Georgia State in the semifinals on Saturday. The rivals split the regular season series.

The Eagles (21-11) led almost the entire way but briefly surrendered the lead at 38-37, the Warhawks' first time in front since scoring the opening basket. The Eagles responded with a 14-2 run capped at 51-40 on Brown's layup with 5:30 left.

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Leaders
Points: T. Munnings15.9
Rebounds: T. Munnings7.3
Assists: J. Harris3.3
FG%: T. Munnings47.0%
FT%: S. McDaniel80.6%
3P%: S. McDaniel41.1%
Steals: T. Munnings1.3
Blocks: K. Deng0.4
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia31-3
2 Villanova36-4
3 Xavier29-6
4 Kansas31-8
5 Michigan State30-5
6 Cincinnati31-5
7 Michigan33-8
8 Gonzaga32-5
9 Duke29-8
10 North Carolina26-11
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova36-4
2 Michigan33-8
3 Kansas31-8
4 Duke29-8
5 Virginia31-3
6 Texas Tech27-10
7 Loyola Chicago32-6
8 Xavier29-6
9 Purdue30-7
10 Gonzaga32-5
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Sun Belt Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Louisiana 16-2 27-7
Georgia State 12-6 24-11
Georgia Southern 11-7 21-12
UT Arlington 10-8 21-13
Louisiana-Monroe 9-9 16-16
Troy 9-9 16-17
Appalachian State 9-9 15-18
Coastal Carolina 8-10 14-18
Texas State 7-11 15-18
South Alabama 7-11 14-18
Arkansas State 6-12 11-21
Little Rock 4-14 7-25
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 69.8 (270)
Rebounds: 9.2 (256)
Assists: 13.9 (154)
FG%: 43.5% (241)
FT%: 71.7% (155)
3P%: 36.0% (113)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 68.3 (67)
Rebounds: 24.4 (240)
Assists: 14.5 (269)
FG%: 42.9% (109)
FT%: 70.7% (148)
3P%: 34.4% (150)
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