Coastal Carolina leads entire way in 65-60 victory
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Jaylen Shaw scored 15 points and Tyrell Gumbs-Frater added four 3-pointers and 14 points to help Coastal Carolina defeat Little Rock 65-60 on Thursday night.
The Chanticleers shot only 33 percent but made 23 of 34 free throws to 11 of 22 for the Trojans.
Mitchell has 19; South Alabama beats Little Rock, 73-56
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Trhae Mitchell had a career-high 19 points and Josh Ajayi added 16 as South Alabama ran away from Little Rock in the second half for a 73-56 win on Thursday night to halt a three-game losing skid.
Herb McGee added 10 points and John Pettway had eight points with four assists for South Alabama (12-12, 5-6 Sun Belt Conference).
Coastal Carolina pulls away for 72-62 win over Little Rock
CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — Amidou Bamba scored a career-high 18 points on 8-for-10 shooting to lead Coastal Carolina to a 72-62 win over Little Rock on Saturday.
Jaylen Shaw added 13 points and Ajay Sanders had 11 for Coastal Carolina, which shot 50 percent from the field and got 18 assists on its 24 buckets. Shaw dished out eight of those helpers.
Peacock’s only basket wins it for Texas State 72-70
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Alex Peacock made his only field goal count, hitting a long, buzzer-beating jumper to lift Texas State to a 72-70 victory over Little Rock on Saturday night.
Peacock's winner came after Little Rock (5-14, 2-4 Sun Belt) tied the game after scoring on Andre Jones' 3-pointer with 14 seconds left and, after a Bobcats turnover, an Oliver Black dunk with five seconds remaining.
Brown’s buzzer-beating 3 lifts Georgia Southern to 72-69 win
STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Tookie Brown hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Georgia Southern a 72-69 victory over Little Rock on Saturday night.
Cameron Corcoran had driven the lane and scored to tie the game for Little Rock (4-13, 1-3 Sun Belt) with 18 seconds left. Brown worked the clock before letting loose with his game-winner.
Galbreath scores 22, Sam Houston State hangs on to win 57-55
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Chris Galbreath Jr. scored 22 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Sam Houston State survived late turnovers to edge Little Rock 57-55 on Friday night.
Trailing 57-49 with under two minutes left, Little Rock (2-9) turned three straight turnovers into a bucket by Ben Marcus and consecutive jumpers by Andre Jones to get within two. The teams exchanged misses before the Trojans had a lob pass inside stolen with two seconds left.
Bradley shots 61 percent from field, beats Little Rock 86-66
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Donte Thomas scored 12 points to lead five in double figures as Bradley shot 61 percent from the floor to rout Little Rock 86-46 on Wednesday night.
Bradley (8-2) bounced back from a 75-52 loss at San Diego State on Sunday, and improved to 6-0 at home while allowing the fewest points by an opponent this season.