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Sixth-seeded Troy snags Sun Belt title, NCAA berth

(TSX / STATS) -- Sixth-seeded Troy capped an improbable run to the Sun Belt Conference tournament title with its fourth win in five days, toppling fourth-seeded Texas State 59-53 on Sunday at Lakefront Arena in New Orleans.

Jordan Varnado carried the Trojans (22-14) down the stretch, scoring their last 10 points and finishing with a team-high 18 to go along with 12 rebounds. Wesley Person added 16 points and Jeremy Hollimon had 15 as Troy clinched its first NCAA Tournament berth since 2003.

Kendall Gilder-Tilbury bagged a game-high 19 points for the Bobcats (20-13), making 4 of 7 3-pointers. Immanuel King added 11 points.

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Leaders
Points: N. Pearson14.3
Rebounds: N. Pearson6.0
Assists: M. Davis3.6
FG%: N. Pearson40.1%
FT%: No qualifiers
3P%: T. Blount43.8%
Steals: A. Peacock1.5
Blocks: I. King0.8
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova11-0
2 Michigan State10-1
3 Wichita State8-2
4 Duke11-1
5 Arizona State10-0
6 Miami (FL)9-0
7 North Carolina10-1
8 Kentucky9-1
9 Texas A&M9-1
10 Xavier10-1
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova11-0
2 Michigan State10-1
3 Wichita State8-2
4 Duke11-1
5 Kentucky9-1
6 Arizona State10-0
7 North Carolina10-1
8 Miami (FL)9-0
9 Xavier10-1
10 Texas A&M9-1
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Sun Belt Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Louisiana 0-0 9-2
Georgia Southern 0-0 8-3
UT Arlington 0-0 8-3
Georgia State 0-0 7-4
Coastal Carolina 0-0 6-5
South Alabama 0-0 6-5
Troy 0-0 5-6
Texas State 0-0 5-6
Louisiana-Monroe 0-0 4-5
Appalachian State 0-0 5-7
Arkansas State 0-0 4-7
Little Rock 0-0 2-9
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 70.2 (278)
Rebounds: 11.6 (114)
Assists: 13.2 (228)
FG%: 45.7% (156)
FT%: 65.5% (300)
3P%: 34.8% (199)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 64.9 (48)
Rebounds: 23.3 (294)
Assists: 12.5 (142)
FG%: 45.4% (250)
FT%: 69.5% (162)
3P%: 32.8% (122)
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