Louisiana-Monroe beats Appalachian State 75-64

BOONE, N.C. (AP) Travis Munnings scored 21 points with 8-for-11 shooting to lead Louisiana-Monroe to a 75-64 win over Appalachian State on Saturday. Nick Coppola added 16 points, Sam McDaniel had 14 and Marvin Jean-Pierre hauled in 10 rebounds for Louisiana-Monroe. The Warhawks (8-20, 2-13 Sun Belt Conference) pulled away in the second half with 57 percent shooting from the field...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Williams scores 21, South Alabama edges Louisiana-Monroe

MONROE, La. (AP) Ken Williams scored 21 points with four 3-pointers and South Alabama held off Louisiana-Monroe to win 66-63 on Saturday, ending a seven-game skid in the series. South Alabama pulled ahead 46-37 on back-to-back 3-pointers by Williams. ULM closed to 54-49 on a layup by Josh Ajayi, but the Jaguars led 64-56 with 32 seconds left on Josh Ajayi's two free throws. Sam...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisiana-Monroe soars to first league win, beats UALR 68-52

MONROE, La. (AP) Sam McDaniel had 17 points while pulling down 11 rebounds to lead Louisiana-Monroe to its first Sun Belt Conference win this season, beating Arkansas-Little Rock 68-52 on Monday night to also stop an eight-game losing skid. Louisiana-Monroe (7-15, 1-8) trailed 30-28 at the break but dominated the second half 40-22 to pull away for the win. Marcus Washington drilled...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Jones scores 23, UT Arlington beats Louisiana-Monroe 71-55

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Jalen Jones matched a career high with 23 points Saturday and UT Arlington held Louisiana-Monroe without a field goal for the final 10 minutes for a 71-55 win. The Mavericks (14-5, 4-2 Sun Belt) closed the game on a 19-2 run. The Warhawks (6-13, 0-6) missed their final 13 shots from the field and scored their last points on Jordon Harris' pair of free throws...
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January 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Brown, Hughes lead Georgia Southern to 62-60 win over ULM

MONROE, La. (AP) Tookie Brown scored 11 of his 19 points in the final 11:41, Mike Hughes finished with 13 points and Georgia Southern beat Louisiana-Monroe 62-60 on Monday night for its sixth win in a row. Marvin Jean-Pierre made two free throws to give the Warhawks a one-point lead with five minutes left, but Brown scored five points during a 10-3 run that put Georgia Southern...
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January 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Georgia St. stiffens up, tops Louisiana Monroe 73-65 in OT

MONROE, La. (AP) Jeremy Hollowell scored 24 points, Malik Benlevi drained five 3-pointers and finished with 19 points, and Georgia State's stingy overtime defense led to a 73-65 win over Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday. Tied at 59 after regulation, Georgia State (9-7, 2-2 Sun Belt) held the Warhawks without a point until Jordon Harris' jumper with 1:19 left cut the lead to 68-61...
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January 14, 2017  |  Discuss

UALR storms back to beat Louisiana-Monroe 79-75 in OT

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) Kemy Osse drilled a 3-point jumper to give Arkansas-Little Rock the lead in overtime and the Trojans held off Louisiana Monroe for a 79-75 victory on Saturday. UALR (10-4, 1-0), opened defense of its Sun Belt Conference title with the win. ULM was ahead 52-42 midway in the second half, but the Trojans stormed back to take the lead. UALR had a 22-8 run capped...
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December 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Louisiana-Monroe cruises past Grambling 81-45

MONROE, La. (AP) Travis Munnings and Marcus Washington had 16 points each and Louisiana-Monroe beat Grambling 81-45 on Wednesday night. Jordon Harris added 15 points, Sam McDaniel scored 11 and the Warhawks (6-7) led the entire way. Louisiana-Monroe opened to a 27-7 lead while making 11 of their first 14 shots from the field and started the second half with a 16-0 run to lead...
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December 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Brooks scores 16, sparks 17-2 run, VCU tops La Monroe 78-65

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Doug Brooks made 5 of 6 3-pointers and ignited a game-winning 17-2 run midway through the second half and Virginia Commonwealth rallied to defeat Louisiana Monroe 78-65 on Thursday night. With VCU down 46-42 with 13:12 to play, Brooks hit a 3 and grabbed an offensive rebound and fed Moe Allie-Cox for a layup to put the Rams ahead. Brooks hit another trey, Cox...
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December 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Louisiana-Monroe hands Coppin State 13th loss, 65-53

BALTIMORE (AP) Marvin Jean-Pierre scored 23 points, Sam McDaniel had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Louisiana-Monroe beat Coppin State 65-53 on Tuesday. ULM led by as many as 19 points and didn't allow Coppin State within single digits in the second half. Joshua Treadwell and Keith Shivers made 3-pointers on consecutive Coppin State possessions with under a minute to play but...
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December 20, 2016  |  Discuss

NW State starts fast, then holds off Louisiana-Monroe 68-64

BOSSIER CITY, La. (AP) Sabri Thompson had 13 points and Zeek Woodley and Devonte Hall added 11 apiece as Northwestern State started fast and then held on to beat Louisiana-Monroe 68-64 in the Shreveport-Bossier Holiday Classic on Saturday. Northwestern State sprinted to a 20-2 lead and was ahead 30-11 with 6:37 remaining in the first half. Louisiana-Monroe opened the second half...
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December 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Strong second half propels Louisiana-Monroe

MONROE, La. (AP) Sam McDaniel scored 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting to help lead Louisiana-Monroe to a 72-41 win over NAIA Blue Mountain College on Monday night. McDonald also added seven rebounds and hit all three of his 3-point attempts. Travis Munnings added 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Warhawks (4-5), who despite an 0-5 road record are a spotless 3-0 at home. Jay Howard...
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December 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Louisiana Monroe beats Jacksonville St. 88-83 in OT

MONROE, La. (AP) Nick Coppola scored 23 points as Louisiana Monroe beat Jacksonville St. 88-83 in overtime on Saturday night. The Warhawks (3-5) led throughout the overtime period and Coppola took it to 84-78 on a pair of free throws with 49 seconds to play. Jacksonville State cut the lead to three, 84-81, with 39 seconds remaining but Sam McDaniel and Marcus Washington combined...
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December 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Coppola, Jean-Pierre lead ULM past Stephen F Austin, 77-72

MONROE, La. (AP) Nick Coppola had 19 points on 7-of-12 shooting, Marvin Jean-Pierre scored a career-high 16, including 4-of-4 free throws in the final 25 seconds, and Louisiana-Monroe held on for a 77-72 win over Stephen F. Austin on Monday night. Sam McDaniel, Marcus Washington and Travis Munnings added 10 points apiece. Coppola hit 3 of 3 from behind the arc. Dallas Cameron...
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November 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Transfer Harris scores 23 in ULM's 96-63 win over Centenary

MONROE, La. (AP) Junior college transfer Jordon Harris scored 23 points and Louisiana-Monroe opened its season with a 96-63 victory over Centenary on Friday. Harris was 9 of 11 from the field, including 5 of 7 from the 3-point line, in his first game for the Warhawks, who returned only two players with significant playing time last season - Travis Munnings (16 points, 13 rebounds...
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November 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Louisiana-Monroe returns to No. 12 Alabama 8 years later

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) The biggest upset of Nick Saban's Alabama tenure came eight years and three national champions ago. That stunning loss to Louisiana-Monroe during Saban's first season in Tuscaloosa is relevant now because of how far the 12th-ranked Crimson Tide has come since and because the Warhawks finally return on Saturday. This one would represent a much bigger upset...
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September 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana-Monroe beats Nicholls State 47-0

MONROE, La. (AP) Garrett Smith threw three touchdown passes and ran for another and Louisiana-Monroe beat Nicholls State 47-0 on Saturday night. Ajalen Holley had 155 yards receiving with two touchdowns for the Warhawks (1-1), who rebounded from their 51-14 loss on the road against Georgia last week. Smith ran for a 10-yard touchdown and connected with Holley on touchdown passes...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia vs. Louisiana-Monroe game called due to lightning

Georgia only had to play 50 minutes of football to notch its first win of the season. Saturday’s contest between the Bulldogs and ULM was called early — with 9:54 remaining in the fourth quarter — after the second lightning delay of the afternoon. Both coaches agreed to call the game and award the win to Georgia, which was leading 51-14 at the time. #Georgia vs. ULM game...
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September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Defiant Angel - Alex Johnson Part 2

Rob Goldman, AngelsWin.com Historical Writer -  With the recent passing of Alex Johnson, the Los Angeles Angels' only batting champion, AngelsWin.com received special permission from Rob Goldman to publish the entire chapter from his book "Once They Were Angels, A History of the Team" dedicated to this fiery and complex member of the team. For ease of publication online, we will...
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March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Johnson, AL batting champ in 1970, dies at age 72

DETROIT (AP) Alex Johnson, who won the American League batting title with the then-California Angels in 1970, has died. He was 72. Alex Johnson Jr. said Wednesday that his father died Saturday of complications from prostate cancer. The elder Johnson, a Detroit native, played for eight teams in his 13-year career. He won the American League batting crown with a .329 average in 1970...
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March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana-Monroe tops Arkansas-Little Rock 64-52

MONROE, La. (AP) Majok Deng scored 14 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead Louisiana-Monroe to a 64-52 win over Arkansas-Little Rock on Saturday. Nick Coppola had 15 points and five assists, Tyler Ongwae added 13 points and nine rebounds, Justin Roberson scored 12 and Marvin Williams 10 for the Warhawks (6-10, 1-5 Sun Belt). Josh Hagins finished with 15 points for Arkansas-Little...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana-Monroe holds on, beats Texas State 62-59

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) Tylor Ongwae scored nine of his 17 points in the final five minutes and Louisiana-Monroe held on to beat Texas State 62-59 on Saturday night. Louisiana-Monroe had an 11-point lead when Texas State used a 21-10 surge to tie the game at 50 with 5:16 left. Ongwae scored five straight points to make it 55-50. The teams traded buckets, and Wesley Davis hit 3 to...
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January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana-Monroe beats Texas-Arlington 76-73 in OT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Marvin Williams had 22 points on 8-of-12 shooting with 13 rebounds and Louisiana-Monroe overcame a 13-point second-half deficit on Thursday night to beat Texas-Arlington 76-73 in overtime. Williams stretched the Warhawks' (8-6, 2-1 Sun Belt) lead to 74-71 on a jumper with 1:11 left and made it 76-72 on a putback with 3 seconds left. He scored eight of UL-Monroe...
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January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana-Monroe beats Arkansas State 70-61

MONROE, La. (AP) Marvin Williams made 9 of 12 shots and finished with a career-high 22 points to lead Louisiana-Monroe past Arkansas State 70-61 on Monday night. Williams made the first basket of the game on his way to 10 first-half points as Louisiana-Monroe held a 30-24 advantage. Tylor Ongwae, Majok Deng and Justin Roberson had 10 points apiece for Louisiana-Monroe (7-6, 1-1...
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January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia Southern beats Louisiana-Monroe, 22-16

STATESBORO, Georgia (AP) Matt Breida and Alfred Ramsby each ran for touchdowns in the fourth quarter as Georgia Southern posted a come-from-behind, 22-16 win over Louisiana-Monroe Saturday night. Georgia Southern (9-3), in its first year as an FBS school, captured the Sun Belt Conference title with an undefeated, 8-0 conference record. Pete Thomas threw a pair of touchdown passes...
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November 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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