Louisiana Tech vs New Mexico State Final: 81-72 - Recap

Louisiana Tech vs New Mexico State Final: 81-72 - Recap

Alex Hamilton scored 20 points leading Louisiana Tech to an 81-72 victory over New Mexico State at Thomas Center on Monday.

Louisiana Tech was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Brandon Gibson had 15 points for Louisiana Tech and Kenyon McNeail chipped in with 14 points. Kenneth Smith had 4 assists for them, while Michale Kyser was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.

New Mexico State got 21 points from Daniel Mullings in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tyrone Watson. K.C. Ross-Miller contributed 4 assists for them, while Renaldo Dixon had 6 rebounds.

Louisiana Tech led at halftime, 49-39.

The rebound battle favored New Mexico State as they grabbed 42 boards, while Louisiana Tech only had 33.