Louisiana-Lafayette vs Western Kentucky Wrap - Western Kentucky Wins 72-49
|Louisiana-Lafayette vs Western Kentucky Wrap - Western Kentucky Wins 72-49|
Western Kentucky blew out Louisiana-Lafayette on Thursday, running up the score in a 72-49 win at EA Diddle Arena.
Western Kentucky was an 8-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Brandon Harris had 16 points for Western Kentucky and T.J. Price chipped in with 13 points. Brandon Harris had 5 assists for them, while Percy Blade was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Louisiana-Lafayette got a 14-point performance from Elfrid Payton, who was supported by 11 points from Shawn Long. Elridge Moore had 3 assists in a losing cause for Louisiana-Lafayette, while Shawn Long grabbed 14 rebounds.
Western Kentucky hit the break leading 32-21 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Western Kentucky as they grabbed 49 boards, while Louisiana-Lafayette only had 31.