Morgan’s 19 pts tops Wolves in 65-62 win over ULM
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP)—Shawn Morgan came off the bench to score 19 points and grab 9 rebounds as Arkansas State edged Louisiana-Monroe 65-62 in Sun Belt Conference action Thursday night.
ASU’s Eric McKinney achieved a double-double, scoring 17 points and snaring 15 rebounds.
ASU (12-5, 4-2) and ULM (5-12-1-5) were tied at 26 points each at the break. The Red Wolves increased their shooting percentage from 33 before intermission to 56 percent after halftime to get the win.
Malcolm Thomas scored 20 points for ULM, while Dynile Forbes added 13 and Lawrence Gilbert scored 10.