UALR tops Centenary 72-64 behind Edwards’ 19 points
LITTLE ROCK (AP)—Shane Edwards scored 19 points and snared eight rebounds Tuesday night as Arkansas-Little Rock beat Centenary 72-64.
Edwards’ board efforts were overshadowed by teammate Mike Smith’s 14 rebounds, though Edwards topped all players with 10-of-12 shooting from the free-throw line.
UALR (3-1) dominated the first half with 48 percent shooting while holding the Gentlemen to just 31 percent accuracy from the field.
Tyrone Hamilton led Centenary (3-2) with 19 points, with Nick Stallings scoring 12 and Jerrald Bonham adding 10.
De’Andre Eggins added 14 points for the Trojans, with Brandon Patterson and Mike Smith scoring 10 points apiece.