Louisiana-Lafayette Defeats Duquesne 91-79 - Recap
Louisiana-Lafayette got 23 points and 14 rebounds from Shawn Long en route to a 91-79 victory over Duquesne on Saturday at Cajundome.
Louisiana-Lafayette won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as favorites.
Bryant Mbamalu had 22 points for Louisiana-Lafayette and Steven Wronkoski chipped in with 12 points. Elfrid Payton had 4 assists for them, while Shawn Long was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Duquesne got 25 points from Derrick Colter in a losing cause and another 16 points from Sean Johnson. Derrick Colter contributed 3 assists for them, while Kadeem Pantophlet had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Duquesne were victorious, as the score was 38-33 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Louisiana-Lafayette as they grabbed 33 boards, while Duquesne only had 26.