Ark.-Little Rock beats Fla. International 78-57
MIAMI (AP)—Matt Mouzy scored 23 points in 21 minutes and Arkansas-Little Rock defeated Florida International 78-57 on Saturday night.
Mouzy hit 5 of 7 3-pointers to lead the Trojans (16-6, 9-2 Sun Belt Conference), who shot 57.9 percent from long range (11 of 19). Steven Moore added four 3-pointers and finished with 17 points. John Folwer chipped in 12 points and eight rebounds for Arkansas-Little Rock.
Florida International trailed 37-28 at halftime after shooting 33.3 percent from the field in the first half (7-for-21).
The Golden Panthers committed 12 turnovers, which led to 21 Trojans’ points.
Russell Hicks scored 15 potions and Alex Galindo added 13 for Florida International.
The Trojans, who led by 22 points with 1:17 left to play, scored 22 points in the paint.