SE Louisiana beats Central Arkansas 79-65
KATY, Texas (AP) — Moses Greenwood had 22 points as Southeastern Louisiana defeated Central Arkansas 79-65 in the Southland Conference Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday night.
Unruh carries Cent. Arkansas past Northwestern St. 70-63
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Thatch Unruh had 30 points as Central Arkansas beat Northwestern State 70-63 on Saturday.
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Jaren Lewis had 16 points and nine rebounds and Jaylen Franklin posted 12 points, eight assists and six rebounds as Abilene Christian beat Central Arkansas 67-55 on...
Unruh scores 20 as Central Arkansas ends 7-game skid 92-74
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Thatch Unruh scored 20 points with six assists, Eddy Kayouloud and DeAndre Jones chipped in 19 points each and Central Arkansas pounded Stephen F. Austin 92-74 Wednesday night,...
Dalton carries Houston Baptist over Cent. Arkansas 75-71
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Ty Dalton had a season-high 21 points plus 10 rebounds as Houston Baptist narrowly defeated Central Arkansas 75-71 on Wednesday night.
Dalton made 9 of 12 shots.
Ian DuBose had 19 points and eight rebounds for Houston Baptist (8-14, 4-7 Southland Conference). Braxton Bonds added 11 points.
Veal leads SE Louisiana over Cent. Arkansas 75-67
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Marlain Veal had 21 points as Southeastern Louisiana topped Central Arkansas 75-67 on Saturday. Moses Greenwood added 20 points for the Lions.
Veal made 11 of 12 free throws. He added seven assists. Greenwood had 11 rebounds for the Lions. He also had eight turnovers.
Parker Edwards had 16 points for Southeastern Louisiana (11-13, 7-4 Southland Conference), which earned its fifth consecutive road victory. Maxwell Starwood added seven rebounds.
Koval with 22 points, Cent. Arkansas edges New Orleans 76-71
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Hayden Koval matched his career high scoring 22 points on four 3-pointers and Central Arkansas held on to edge New Orleans 76-71 on Wednesday night.
Thatch Unruh added 15 points and nine rebounds for the Bears (10-10, 5-2 Southland Conference), who are on a four-game win streak. DeAndre Jones had 13 points and Eddy Kayouloud 10 points and six rebounds.
Unruh helps Central Arkansas hold off Lamar 75-68
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Thatch Unruh hit four 3-pointers and scored 14 points and Central Arkansas shot 52 percent from beyond the arc in a 75-68 victory over Lamar on Saturday.
Unruh sank 4 of 8 from distance and added four assists for the Bears (7-10, 2-2 Southland Conference). Reserve Matthew Mondesir contributed 13 points, matching his career high, and added four rebounds and four assists. DeAndre Jones and Hayden Koval finishd with 10 points apiece.
Mondesir’s tip-in gives Central Arkansas 73-71 victory
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Matthew Mondesir's tip-in with a second left lifted Central Arkansas to a 73-71 victory over Southeast Louisiana on Saturday.
Brandon Gonzalez's basket tied the game for Southeast Louisiana with 12 seconds left. DeAndre Jones missed a layup but Mondesir was there for the putback for the Bears (6-9, 1-1 Southland).
DeAndre Jones scored 18 points on 7-of-12 shooting to lead the Bears with Thatch Unruh adding 12.
Central Arkansas tops Lyon 62-47 to end 3-game skid
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Hayden Koval finished with 10 points, seven rebounds and six blocked shots and Central Arkansas had all 13 players score in a 62-47 victory over NAIA-member Lyon College on Sunday.
Both teams struggled on offense. Central Arkansas (5-8) shot 44 percent from the floor, but just 30 percent from 3-point range, while the Scots shot 35 percent from the floor, 37.5 percent from distance and 45.5 percent at the foul line.
Central Arkansas pulls away from Little Rock for a 78-65 win
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — DeAndre Jones scored 23 points, dished seven assists and grabbed seven boards as Central Arkansas knocked off Little Rock 78-65 in the first of two Governor's I-40 Showdown battles Wednesday night.
The year-long competition pits the two schools against each other in 11 sports. The basketball win was worth four points to the Bears. Counting fall sports competition, Central Arkansas holds an 18.5-3.5 lead in the first year of the competition.
Unruh, Central Arkansas rout Univ. of the Ozarks 93-52
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Thatch Unruh scored 18 points and Hayden Koval scored 15, 13 rebounds and three blocks to help Central Arkansas beat Division III-member University of the Ozarks 93-52 on Monday.
Bennett, Central Arkansas beat D-III Hendrix 99-73
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Khaleem Bennett had 21 points on 8-of-11 shooting and DeAndre Jones scored 17 to help Central Arkansas beat D-III Hendrix 99-73 on Thursday night.
Thatch Unruh added 13 points and 11 rebounds and Hayden Koval scored 12 for Central Arkansas (1-1).
KATY, Texas (AP) — League Player of the Year Jordan Howard scored 26 points and Central Arkansas shut down Lamar in the second half for its first-ever Southland Conference Tournament win in Wednesday night's opener.
Matthew Mondesir scored 12 points and Mathieu Kamba and Thatch Unruh added 11 apiece for the seventh-seeded Bears (17-15), who face No. 3 Stephen F. Austin in Thursday's quarterfinal.
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Jordan Howard scored 28 points and Mathieu Kamba added 24 as Central Arkansas posted an 88-70 upset of Sam Houston State in the penultimate Southland Conference regular season game Wednesday night.
Central Arkansas cannot improve on its No. 7 seed into the Southland tournament, but the loss knocked Sam Houston out of a tie with Stephen F. Austin for the No. 3 seed after the Lumberjacks beat Abilene Christian.
McNeese State holds off Central Arkansas 76-72
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — James Harvey scored 17 points with four 3-pointers, Kalob Ledoux added 16 points with three 3s, and McNeese State held off Central Arkansas 76-72 on Wednesday night.
Quatarrius Wilson added 12 points with 15 boards for his third consecutive double-double and Jarren Greenwood added 10 points with nine assists for the Cowboys (9-14, 6-7 Southland Conference), who held the Bears to 38.5 percent shooting from the field.
Howard shoots Central Arkansas past Houston Baptist, 100-80
HOUSTON (AP) — Jordan Howard scored 35 points on just 16 field goal attempts as Central Arkansas hit triple digits for the fifth time this season in a 100-80 Southland Conference win over Houston Baptist on Wednesday night.
Howard scores 43, Cent. Arkansas beats S.F. Austin 100-92
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Jordan Howard scored a career-best 43 points and grabbed seven rebounds as Central Arkansas beat Stephen F. Austin 100-92 on Wednesday night.
Howard's total is one shy of the school record, 44 points by Derrell Washington against Delta State on Jan. 31, 1994.
Howard was 11 of 19 from the field, including 6 of 8 from deep for the Bears (11-11, 5-4 Southland). Thatch Unruh added 28 points on seven 3-pointers and Mathieu Kamba had 15 points and five assists.
Howard leads Cent. Arkansas to 92-76 win over Incarnate Word
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Jordan Howard scored a career-best 41 points with eight rebounds to lead Central Arkansas to a 92-76 win over Incarnate Word on Wednesday night.
Howard was 11 of 22 from the field and 15 of 17 from the line. Hayden Koval added 15 points, eight rebounds and six blocked shots for the Bears (9-9, 3-2 Southland Conference). Thatch Unruh chipped in 11 points.
Jones shoots Central Arkansas past Lamar in 2OT, 100-91
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Deandre Jones converted a three-point play, hit a 3-pointer and assisted on another in a second overtime period as Central Arkansas rallied to beat Lamar, 100-91 on Saturday.
Jones finished with a triple double, scoring 13 points, grabbing 11 rebounds and dishing 11 assists.
Polanco sparks SE Louisiana past Central Arkansas 73-69
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Eddy Polanco scored 14 points, leading four into double figures and Southeastern Louisiana scrapped past Central Arkansas 73-69 on Sunday.
Jordan Capps added 13 points for the Bears (8-7, 2-0 Southland Conference), Moses Greenwood added 12 with 12 rebounds and Marlain Veal scored 10 with five assists. Southeastern Louisiana opened Southland play Thursday with a 73-62 upset of conference favorite Stephen F. Austin.
Unruth, Howard lead C Arkansas past A&M-CC 81-69
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Thatch Unruh scored 20 points, Jordan Howard added 18 and Central Arkansas opened Southland Conference play with an 81-69 win over Texas A&M Corpus Christi on Thursday.
The Bears (7-7) never trailed after Howard scored all the points in a 7-0 run for a 24-18 lead. Central Arkansas scored 10 straight in the first half and took a 41-21 lead at the break. The
Central Arkansas holds off Morehead State 82-78
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Mathieu Kamba had 20 points and eight rebounds, Deandre Jones hit a key 3-pointer with 55 seconds left and Central Arkansas beat Morehead State 82-78 on Monday night.
Howard scores 24 points in Central Arkansas’ 102-76 victory
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Jordan Howard scored 27 points, Hayden Koval added 22 and Central Arkansas beat Alcorn State 102-76 on Sunday.
Howard made four 3-pointers with the Bears (2-2) shooting 11 of 23 from 3-point range and 55 percent overall. Thatch Unruh added 14 points and five assists and Ethan Lee had 12 points and seven rebounds.
A.J. Mosby, Reginal Johnson and Troymain Crosby scored 14 points apiece for the Braves (0-5).