Arkansas State routs Lamar 93-53
JONESBORO (AP) - Ed Townsel scored 27 points and Arkansas State rolled to a 93-53 win over Lamar on Sunday.
Townsel made 6 of his nine attempts from 3-point range for the Red Wolves (4-1), who have won four in a row.
Marcus Hooten scored 17 points for the Red Wolves. Raeford Worsham scored 13 and Brandon Peterson added 12 points, three blocked shots and 13 rebounds. Arkansas State owned a 49-26 advantage on the boards.
Arkansas State led 33-21 at halftime, then blew the game open with a 19-2 run to start the second half.
Stan Brown led the Cardinals (1-5) with 10 points. Brown scored the first basket of the game for Lamar's only lead. Arkansas State scored the next seven points.Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.