Western Kentucky Narrowly Beaten by Louisiana 73-72

Western Kentucky faced off with Louisiana on Saturday, March. 15 and was edged by the Ragin Cajuns 73-72 in conference play. With the loss, the Hilltoppers go to 2-0 against Louisiana this season. George Fant got a team-high 16 points in a losing effort. T.J. Price scored 16 points and added five rebounds.


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Sun Belt Standings

OverallConf
1 Georgia State 25-9 17-1
 2WKU 20-12 12-6
3 Louisiana 23-12 11-7
4 Arkansas State 19-13 10-8
5 Texas-Arlington 15-17 9-9
5 UALR 15-17 9-9
7 ULM 10-17 7-11
8 Troy 11-20 6-12
9 South Alabama 11-20 5-13
10 Texas State 8-23 4-14
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#11 Aaron Adeoye Jr F 6-7 237
#15 O`Karo Akamune Sr F 6-7 210
#10 Caden Dickerson Sr G 6-5 205
#44 George Fant Jr F 6-6 245
#12 Brandon Harris Sr G 6-1 173
#51 C. Harrison-Docks Fr G 5-11 170
#0 Payton Hulsey Fr G 6-5 206
#3 Trency Jackson Jr G 6-2 190
#1 Kevin Kaspar Jr G 6-0 176
#14 Ben Lawson Fr F 7-0 210
#2 Brandon Price Fr G 5-9 155
#52 T.J. Price Jr G 6-4 215
#20 Aleksej Rostov So C 6-10 235
#21 Nigel Snipes So F 6-6 215
#33 Daouda Soumaoro So C 6-9 235