Texas-Arlington Falls 92-89 Against Louisiana-Lafayette - Game Recap
Texas-Arlington was victimized by Shawn Long for 31 points as Louisiana-Lafayette defeated them 92-89 in NCAA action on Thursday.
Louisiana-Lafayette was a 1-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Louisiana-Lafayette got 22 points from Elfrid Payton and another 17 points from Hayward Register. Elfrid Payton contributed 7 assists, while Elridge Moore cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Texas-Arlington got a 31-point performance from Lonnie McClanahan, who was supported by 19 points from Jamel Outler. Lonnie McClanahan had 7 assists in a losing cause for Texas-Arlington, while Brandon Edwards grabbed 14 rebounds.
Louisiana-Lafayette led at halftime, 49-34.
The rebound battle favored Louisiana-Lafayette as they grabbed 41 boards, while Texas-Arlington only had 40.