Scores

Final

UL Monroe 52

(0-2, 0-2 away)

Louisiana Tech 68

(5-1, 2-0 home)

8:00 PM ET, November 24, 2012

Thomas Assembly Center, Ruston, Louisiana

1 2 T
ULM 28 2452
LT 36 3268

Top Performers

Louisiana-Monroe: T. Mackey 17 Pts, 4 Reb

Louisiana Tech: C. Johnson 23 Pts, 8 Reb, 3 Stl

Louisiana Tech 68, Louisiana-Monroe 52

Associated Press

RUSTON, La. -- Cordarius Johnson scored 23 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Louisiana Tech past Louisiana-Monroe Saturday night 68-52 in nonconference action.

Raheem Appleby added 18 points for Louisiana Tech.

Tied at 26 with three minutes left in the first half, the Bulldogs (5-1) finished out the half on a 10-2 run.

Johnson and Appleby scored 13 points apiece in the first half to help Louisiana Tech lead at halftime 36-28.

The Bulldogs looked to put the game away with a 21-8 run to begin the second half, pushing the lead to 57-36 with nine minutes to play.

Louisiana-Monroe (0-2) answered with a 15-6 run cutting the lead to 12, but that was the closest the Warhawks would get. Louisiana Tech outscored Louisiana-Monroe 5-1 over the last 4 minutes to seal the victory.

Trent Mackey came off the bench to lead the Warhawks with 17 points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ULM
LT
Points 52 68
FG Made-Attempted 21-49 (.429) 22-53 (.415)
3P Made-Attempted 3-12 (.250) 7-23 (.304)
FT Made-Attempted 7-14 (.500) 17-25 (.680)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
Largest Lead 7 23

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