Hagins’ 17 lifts Arkansas-Little Rock over Troy 63-58
TROY, Ala. (AP) Josh Hagins scored 17 points and Ben Dillard added 14 as Arkansas-Little Rock beat Troy 63-58 on Saturday night for its third conference sweep of the season.
Hagins made three 3-pointers and Dillard was perfect in 11 trips to the free throw line.
Maurius Hill had 11 points and 12 rebounds, and Roger Woods added 11 and 11 for UALR (12-15, 7-10 Sun Belt). The Trojans have won four of their last five games.
UALR held a 25-15 lead at halftime, but Troy’s Wesley Person Jr. scored the first six points of the second half.
Troy got within three points midway through the second half until UALR went on a 12-1 run for a 49-35 lead. Dillard made six free throws in the final minute to seal it.
Chris Bilbo led Troy (10-16, 5-12) with 15 points. Person added 14.
UALR beat Troy 73-65 on Jan. 22.