AP: UALR Clinches Sun Belt West Division Title With Victory Against Arkansas State

by The Associated Press  on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012 12:15 am  

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LITTLE ROCK — D'Andre Williams scored 18 points and Arkansas-Little Rock defeated Arkansas State 62-60 Saturday night.

Tramar Sutherland's two free throws with less than a second remaining won it for the Trojans (15-15, 12-4). UALR clinched the Sun Belt's West Division title and will be the No. 2 seed for the conference tournament that begins March 3 in Hot Springs, Ark.

Courtney Jackson scored 12 points and Will Neighbour had 10 rebounds for UALR, which rallied from a 12-point deficit in the second half.

Marcus Hooten led the Red Wolves (12-18, 6-9) with 18 points. Trey Finn scored 12 for Arkansas State.

UALR won the earlier meeting, 63-62 last month in Jonesboro.

 

 

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