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Louisiana Tech cruises into NIT quarterfinals

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) Alex Hamilton scored 25 points and Louisiana Tech made 11 3-pointers as the Bulldogs rolled to an 84-72 victory over Texas A&M in the second round of the NIT on Monday. Hamilton was 9 of 15 from the field, including 3 of 6 from distance, for Louisiana Tech (27-8). Kenneth Smith drained all four of his 3-point attempts and finished with 16 points and...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech moves on in NIT with win over Central Michigan

RUSTON, La. (AP) -- Raheem Appleby scored 22 points and Jacobi Boykins added 18 as Louisiana Tech beat Central Michigan 89-79 in the opening round of the NIT on Tuesday night. Appleby led Louisiana Tech (26-8) to its third consecutive NIT opening round win. The senior trio of Appleby, Michale Kyser and Kenneth Smith won their 100th game, the most of any senior class in school history...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech moves on in NIT, 89-79 over Central Michigan

RUSTON, La. (AP) Raheem Appleby scored 22 points and Jacobi Boykins added 18 and Louisiana Tech beat Central Michigan 89-79 in the opening round of the NIT on Tuesday night. Appleby led Louisiana Tech (26-8) to its third consecutive NIT opening round win. The senior trio of Appleby, Michale Kyser and Kenneth Smith won their 100th game, the most of any senior class in school history...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

La. Tech fans taunted UAB with cruel chant during game

Usually, there’s nothing wrong with a little banter between fans of conference rivals. But what Louisiana Tech’s band reportedly did Friday night seems to be a bit below the belt. According to a number of fans in attendance at last night’s game between UAB and Louisiana Tech, members of the Bulldogs’ band began chanting “we have football” at Blazers supporters. If you...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

McCree, Louisiana Tech beat Rice 70-64, advance in C-USA

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Erik McCree had 17 points and 12 rebounds to help No. 1 seed Louisiana Tech beat ninth-seeded Rice 70-64 in the quarterfinals of the Conference USA tournament on Thursday night. Alex Hamilton scored 15, Raheem Appleby 11, and Michale Kiser added 10 for Louisiana Tech (25-7), which will face fourth-seeded UAB in the semifinals Friday. Rice (12-20), which trailed...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech beats Southern Miss 72-61

RUSTON, La. (AP) Raheem Appleby and Michale Kyser combined for 42 points as Louisiana Tech beat Southern Miss 72-61 and clinched the Conference USA regular season crown on Thursday night. Appleby had 23 points and Kyser scored nine of his 19 points in the final 8:34 of the second half, finishing with 14 boards. The Bulldogs (24-7, 15-3) claimed their first outright championship...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech downs UTEP 77-60

RUSTON, La. (AP) Erik McCree scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and Louisiana Tech dominated UTEP 77-60 Thursday night to claim first place in Conference USA. Raheem Appleby and Kenneth Smith scored 17 points apiece for the Bulldogs (22-7, 13-3), who shot 45.5 percent from the field. The win follows last Saturday's 72-53 drubbing by Old Dominion in which the Bulldogs' shot...
Via AP on Fox
February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech routs FIU,75-42, takes C-USA lead

RUSTON, La. (AP) Raheem Appleby and Alex Hamilton each scored 14 points as Louisiana Tech roared past Florida International, 75-42, to earn its 20th win of the season and take over sole possession of first place in Conference USA Saturday night. The Bulldogs (20-6, 11-2) entered Saturday tied with Western Kentucky atop the conference standings, but the Hilltoppers were upset by...
Via AP on Fox
February 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech stays atop C-USA standings; beats FAU 65-54

RUSTON, La. (AP) Erik McCree and Alex Hamilton scored 15 points apiece as Louisiana Tech beat Florida Atlantic 65-54 on Thursday night to remain atop the Conference USA standings. Kenneth Smith and Michale Kyser added 10 points apiece for Louisiana Tech (19-6, 10-2). The Bulldogs forced 16 turnovers and held the Owls to 19-of-49 shooting (38.8 percent). Hamilton's three-point play...
Via AP on Fox
February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

UAB cruises against Louisiana Tech, 80-60

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Nick Norton scored 16 points and Hakeem Baxter added 15 and 10 rebounds to help lead UAB to an 80-60 victory over Louisiana Tech on Thursday night. Tosin Mehinti and Chris Cokley each added 12-point, seven-rebound performances for the Blazers (12-11, 8-2 Conference USA), who have won eight of their last 10. UAB shot 46.8 percent from the field, holding Louisiana...
Via AP on Fox
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Raheem Appleby soars for one-handed dunk for Louisiana Tech

This took the #1 spot for SportsCenter’s #SCTop10 last night. Louisiana Tech went on to beat Western Kentucky by 13. The Bulldogs are now 16-5 on the year and have the best record in Conference USA (7-1) along with WKU….
Via The Student Section
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Raheem Appleby soars for one-handed dunk for Louisiana Tech

This took the #1 spot for SportsCenter’s #SCTop10 last night. Louisiana Tech went on to beat Western Kentucky by 13. The Bulldogs are now 16-5 on the year and have the best record in Conference USA (7-1) along with WKU….
Via Bloguin Best
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech bounces back, tops Rice 58-45

HOUSTON (AP) Erik McCree and Alex Hamilton both scored 13 points as Louisiana Tech rebounded from its first Conference USA loss to top Rice 58-45 on Saturday night. LA Tech tried to overcome a 21-point halftime deficit in a 73-66 loss to Texas State Thursday and is now 14-3 over the past three seasons after suffering a loss. Hamilton knocked down a 3-pointer with 9:19 left in the...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech pushes past Middle Tennessee 75-68

RUSTON, La. (AP) Alex Hamilton finished with 30 points and made a school-record 20 free throws, pacing Louisiana Tech to a 75-68 victory over Middle Tennessee on Saturday. Raheem Appleby chipped in 18 points, Kenneth Smith added 10 assists with seven rebounds, and Michale Kyser had nine points and six blocks for the Bulldogs (14-4, 5-0 Conference USA). Hamilton was 5 of 9 from the...
Via AP on Fox
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Appleby with 25 points, Louisiana Tech beats UTSA 84-72

SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Raheem Appleby scored 25 points, Erik McCree and Alex Hamilton added 16 apiece and Louisiana Tech beat UTSA 84-72 on Saturday. Jacobi Boykins chipped in 13 points for the Bulldogs (12-4, 3-0 Conference USA), who shot above 50 percent in field goals (29 of 53) and 3-pointers (12 of 22). The contest saw no more than a five-point difference in the opening half, and...
Via AP on Fox
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech shuts down UTEP, 58-45

EL PASO, Texas (AP) Raheem Appleby scored 22 points on 9 of 12 shooting from the field to lead Louisiana Tech to a 58-45 victory over UTEP on Thursday night. Erik McCree finished with 13 points and six rebounds for Louisiana Tech (11-4, 2-0 Conference USA). Alex Hamilton added 11 points for the Bulldogs, who have won three straight games and four of their last five. Louisiana Tech...
Via AP on Fox
January 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech breezes by Southern Miss, 83-70

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) Raheem Appleby scored 30 points on 11-of-20 shooting from the field and added four assists to lead Louisiana Tech to an 83-70 victory over Southern Miss in a Conference USA opener for both teams Saturday night. Xavian Stapleton added 17 points and six rebounds off the bench for the Bulldogs (10-4, 1-0). Louisiana Tech did much of its damage in the first half...
Via AP on Fox
January 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech coasts to 74-52 win over S Arkansas

RUSTON, La. (AP) Alex Hamilton scored 17 points and Xavian Stapleton added 16 more to lead Louisiana Tech to a 74-52 win over Southern Arkansas on Monday night. Raheem Appleby contributed 12 points and Michale Kyser had 10 points and nine rebounds for Tech (9-4), which shot 43.9 percent from the floor to extend its home court win streak to 20. Kenneth Smith dished out 11 assists...
Via AP on Fox
December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech tops Nicholls State 79-54

RUSTON, La. (AP) Raheem Appleby scored 20 points, Xavian Stapleton added 18, including five 3-pointers, and Louisiana Tech beat Nicholls State 79-54 on Thursday. Kenneth Smith had eight assists and Joniah White had three blocks for the Bulldogs (8-3), who shot 15 of 30 from distance but were outrebounded 49-26. Louisiana Tech never trailed and led 42-28 at halftime. Appleby scored...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Kyser, Louisiana Tech beat Jackson State 65-52

RUSTON, La. (AP) Michale Kyser had nine points, nine rebounds and seven blocks Saturday night, and Louisiana Tech won its sixth straight with a 65-52 victory over Jackson State. Alex Hamilton had 13 points, Raheem Appleby added 11 points and Kenneth Smith had 10 assists for Louisiana Tech (7-1). The Bulldogs scored 10 straight early in the second half and stretched their lead to...
Via AP on Fox
December 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Appleby leads Louisiana Tech past Samford 77-64

RUSTON, La. (AP) Raheem Appleby scored 20 points and Alex Hamilton added 19 points and had five steals to lead Louisiana Tech past Samford 77-64 on Friday night. Alex Peters scored to pull Samford within a bucket, 37-35 with 15:36 to play. Appleby answered with 12-straight points, Erik McCree scored and Hamilton chipped in four points to cap an 18-2 run and stretch Louisiana Tech...
Via AP on Fox
November 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech pulls away from Presbyterian 76-48

RUSTON, La. (AP) Qiydar Davis scored 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Louisiana Tech woke up from a sleepy start to pull away from Presbyterian in the second half, winning 76-48 on Saturday. Erik McCree added 11 points, while Jacobi Boykins chipped in with 10. The Bulldogs (4-1) went 50 percent (25 of 50) from the floor and 10 of 21 from beyond the arc. Presbyterian (1-4...
Via AP on Fox
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech defeats American 63-44

RUSTON, La. (AP) Raheem Appleby had 16 points, including three 3-pointers to lead Louisiana Tech to a 63-44 win over American in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic on Saturday. Michale Kyser finished with 12 points and seven rebounds, Erik McCree added 13 points and Kenneth Smith dished out eight assists for Louisiana Tech (3-1). The Bulldogs finished 24 of 47 from the field (51.1 percent...
Via AP on Fox
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Lousiana Tech cruises past Morehead St, 73-64

RUSTON, La. (AP) Erik McCree scored 16 points, including 8-of-10 at the free throw line, and pulled down a team leading seven rebounds to lead Louisiana Tech to a 73-64 victory over Morehead State on Friday night. Raheem Appleby added 13 points and Xavian Stapleton finished with 11 for the Bulldogs (2-1), who shot 46.8 percent from the field and got to the free throw line 35 times...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech rolls by Middle Tennessee 55-39

Jaron Johnson scored 15 points and Louisiana Tech topped Middle Tennessee 55-39 Thursday to move into a first-place tie in the Conference USA standings. Louisiana Tech (23-6, 11-3) and Middle Tennessee (21-8, 11-3) are part of a four-way tie atop the standings. Each team has two conference games remaining. Louisiana Tech closed the first half on a 9-2 run for a 27-19 lead. Middle...
Via AP on Fox
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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