Middle Tennessee Downs Louisiana-Lafayette 72-58 - Match Report

Middle Tennessee earned a 72-58 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette on Thursday, getting 14 points from James Gallman at Cajundome.

Middle Tennessee was a 7.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Middle Tennessee got 12 points from Marcos Knight and another 11 points from Jason Jones. Kerry Hammonds contributed 3 assists, while Marcos Knight cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Louisiana-Lafayette got 17 points from Shawn Long in a losing cause and another 13 points from Steven Wronkoski. Elfrid Payton contributed 6 assists for them, while Shawn Long had 13 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Middle Tennessee were victorious, as the score was 38-32 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Middle Tennessee as they grabbed 40 boards, while Louisiana-Lafayette only had 31.