Recap: Ark-Little Rock vs. South Alabama
Little Rock, AK (SportsNetwork.com) - Will Neighbour posted a double-double with 22 points and 10 rebounds for the Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans, who bested the South Alabama Jaguars, 65-60, in Sun Belt Conference play at the Jack Stephens Center.
Neighbour shot 7-of-16 from the field for the Trojans (8-7, 3-0 SBC), who have won four games in a row. James White added 13 points and DeVonte Smith tallied seven points, 10 rebounds and six assists.
Augustine Rubit logged a double-double on 22 points and 13 rebounds for the Jaguars (6-10, 0-3), who lost their fourth straight. Antoine Allen added 13 points for the visitors.
The Trojans shot 42.3 percent from the field in the opening half, with the Jaguars at 40 percent. The Jaguars, however, knocked down seven 3-pointers and sank 9-of-11 at the line to go up 40-31 at halftime.
In the second half, the Jaguars went ice cold, shooting a woeful 19.4 percent from the field. The Trojans, again shooting 42.3 percent from the floor, made 10-of-14 at the line in the second stanza, erasing the deficit and coming away victorious.
The Jaguars outscored the Trojans in the paint, 20-8, and on points off turnovers, 14-8.Game Notes