Central Arkansas downs Ecclesia 121-77
CONWAY, Ark. (AP)
Tirrell Brown made all 10 of his shots Monday night and grabbed 11 rebounds as Central Arkansas surpassed 100 points for the second time this season and beat Ecclesia 121-77.
Brown finished with 20 points, three blocks, and two steals. Jalen Jackson led the Bears with 21 points, and LaQuentin Miles and Ethan Lee added 14 each. Central Arkansas (3-8) amassed 53 points by halftime, and racked up 68 more after the break.
The Bears made 80 points in the paint - compared to 31 for Ecclesia - and scored 27 second-chance points. Central Arkansas broke a five-game losing streak with the victory.
Ecclesia (3-11), a member of the National Christian College Athletic Association, was led by Austin Burroughs with 19 points. The Royals held their last lead at 23-22 with 10:20 remaining in the first half.