Denver 61, South Alabama 50
Brian Stafford and Rob Lewis scored 14 points apiece Sunday
night to lead Denver past South Alabama 61-50 in the Sun Belt
Royce O’Neale had 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Pioneers
(22-8), who as the No. 3 seed are the top remaining team in the Sun
Belt tournament. Denver will play seventh seed Western Kentucky,
which beat No. 2 seed UALR, in Monday’s semifinals. Top seed Middle
Tennessee lost earlier Sunday.
Augustine Rubit scored 21 points to lead South Alabama (17-11),
the No. 6 seed, in the game at Convention Center Court. Mychal
Ammons had 15 points and 12 rebounds for the Jaguars.