Louisiana-Lafayette vs Arkansas State Final: 85-67 - Recap
Elfrid Payton scored 22 points leading Louisiana-Lafayette to an 85-67 victory over Arkansas State at Cajundome on Saturday.
Louisiana-Lafayette was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite.
Louisiana-Lafayette got 19 points from Bryant Mbamalu and another 16 points from Shawn Long. Elfrid Payton contributed 7 assists, while Shawn Long cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Arkansas State got 19 points from Kendrick Washington in a losing cause and another 19 points from Melvin Johnson III. Rakeem Dickerson contributed 4 assists for them, while Rakeem Dickerson had 4 rebounds.
Louisiana-Lafayette won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-23.