Missouri St. downs Ark.-Little Rock 59-37

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP)—Kyle Weems scored 12 points off the bench to lead Missouri State to a 59-37 win over Arkansas-Little Rock on Wednesday night.

Leading by 10 at halftime, Missouri State (3-2) opened the second period with a 15-6 run that included consecutive 3-pointers by Ryan Jehle and Spencer Laurie to go up 48-29 with 9:37 left.

Arkansas-Little Rock (5-1) shot 35 percent in the first half and just 13 percent in the second. The Trojans hit just two field goals in the first 16:06 of the second half, and went 1-of-12 from 3-point range for the game.

The Bears scored 23 points off 21 UALR turnovers and outrebounded the Trojans 33-28.

Laurie and Chris Cooks each scored 11 for Missouri State, while Jehle grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds.

Steven Moore was the lone Trojan to score in double figures, with 14 points.

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 Top Performers
 AR Little Rock
Steven Moore Steven Moore
3-6,  14 Pts
3 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Missouri St.
Ryan Jehle Ryan Jehle
2-6,  9 Pts
10 Rebs, 2 Assists

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