NCAA Game Summary - Arkansas State at Western Kentucky
(Saturday, February 9)
Final Score: Arkansas State 67, Western Kentucky 49
Bowling Green, KY (Sports Network) - Trey Finn recorded a game-high 23 points
as the Arkansas State Red Wolves defeated the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers,
67-49, in Sun Belt Conference action at E.A. Diddle Arena.
Finn added seven rebounds in the Red Wolves' (15-9, 9-6 SBC) victory. Brandon
Peterson chipped in nine points and 10 boards, while Ed Townsel contributed 11
points off the bench as Arkansas State won for the fourth time in the last
For the Hilltoppers (13-12, 7-7), T.J. Price contributed 21 points, seven
boards, and four assists, but he was the only player in double-figures as
Western Kentucky snapped a two-game winning streak.
Neither team shot greater than 40 percent from the field in the first half,
but Arkansas State made 5-of-10 from beyond the arc en route to a 30-25
advantage at the break.
Arkansas State outshot WKU from the field in the second half, 45.8 percent to
33.3 percent, as it pulled away for the 18-point victory.
WKU committed just 11 turnovers, but Arkansas State turned those miscues into