Arkansas-Little Rock beats Louisiana Tech, 78-69
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP)—Shane Edwards scored 17 points and pulled down five rebounds to lead Arkansas-Little Rock to a 78-69 win Saturday night over Louisiana Tech.
Edwards, a senior forward for the Trojans, also contributed five steals during the victory for Arkansas-Little Rock (3-0). Matt Mouzy scored 16 points, including four from beyond the three-point line. Steven Moore added 14 points, while John Fowler contributed 13.
The Trojans led by as much 15 points late in the second half. Arkansas-Little Rock hit 40 percent of its shot in the arc and 30 percent outside it.
Louisiana Tech (2-1) was led by Kyle Gibson, who scored 21 points in the loss. The Bulldogs hit 43.6 percent of its shots inside the arc, 25 percent of its three-point attempts.