Stephen F. Austin hangs on to beat Louisiana-Monroe

Preview | Box Score | Recap

NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP)—Josh Alexander and Matt Kingsley scored 18 points each and Nick Shaw had a double-double to help lead Stephen F. Austin to a 71-68 victory over Louisiana-Monroe on Wednesday night.

Shaw had 16 points and 16 rebounds for the Lumberjacks (3-1). Eric Bell scored 12 points and had nine assists for Stephen F. Austin.

Stephen F. Austin led by as much as 14 points in the second half after holding a narrow 38-34 halftime lead. Louisiana-Monroe cut the lead to the final margin of 71-68 with 45 seconds left.

Tony Hooper led the Warhawks (1-3) with 23 points. Jordan Payne added 15.

The Lumberjacks shot 45 percent for the game to the Warhawks’ 39 percent.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
 LA Monroe
T. Hooper T. Hooper
9-18,  23 Pts
2 Rebs, 1 Assists
 Stephen F. Austin
N. Shaw N. Shaw
7-11,  17 Pts
16 Rebs, 3 Assists

Team Stat Leaders


Top 25 Scoreboard

Wednesday, Nov 21