LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP)Chris Childs’ 23 points helped Lindenwood defeat Little Rock 67-62 on Wednesday night.

Childs had five rebounds for the Lions (7-9, 2-1 Ohio Valley Conference). Keenon Cole scored 21 points while shooting 8 for 10, including 5 for 5 from beyond the arc, and added 11 rebounds. Kevin Caldwell Jr. was 3-of-11 shooting, including 1 for 5 from distance, and went 2 for 3 from the line to finish with nine points.

Myron Gardner finished with 16 points, 15 rebounds and two steals for the Trojans (5-11, 1-2). Ante Beljan added 11 points for Little Rock. DeAntoni Gordon also recorded 10 points and eight rebounds.

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Both teams next play Saturday. Lindenwood hosts Tennessee State and Little Rock hosts Southeast Missouri State.

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