Troy, AL (Sports Network) - Emil Jones scored 17 points off the bench as the Troy Trojans took care of the ULM Warhawks, 64-55, in Sun Belt Conference action at Trojan Arena.
Jones led the Trojans (7-10, 2-4 SBC) in scoring for the second consecutive game while Ray Chambers also reached double figures off the bench with 11 points. Hunter Williams went for 10 points and five assists as the Trojan reserves outscored the starters, 38-26.
Amos Olatayo netted 17 points to go along with eight rebounds in a losing effort for ULM (3-9, 2-4), which is yet to win back-to-back games this season. Marcelis Hansberry added 11 points.
The visitors led 31-28 at halftime after shooting 56 percent from the floor while holding Troy to just 39.3 percent.
The shots stopped falling for the Warhawks in the second half as they hit just 8-of-23 attempts and 2-of-10 from behind the arc. Troy opened the half on an 11-3 run and never looked back.
Troy took advantage of 13 ULM turnovers by converting them into 17 points. The Trojans are now 7-2 all-time versus the Warhawks.