Monyyong keys Little Rock win against Louisiana-Lafayette


Ruot Monyyonng scored a career-high 21 points and collected 12 rebounds and Little Rock rallied to beat Louisiana Lafayette 69-66. Trailing 29-27, Kristian Lafayette made a 3-pointer with 3:21 left before halftime, and over the next seven minutes, the Ragin’ Cajuns outscored Little Rock 23-8. Johnson’s jumper made it 50-37 with 17:16 remaining. Little Rock responded with a 19-5 run in which Monyyong scored with a dunk, a layup and a pair of jump shots and Little Rock led 56-55.