Louisiana Tech vs Seattle Final: 78-71 - Recap
|Louisiana Tech vs Seattle Final: 78-71 - Recap|
Jaron Johnson scored 15 points leading Louisiana Tech to a 78-71 victory over Seattle at Thomas Center on Saturday.
Louisiana Tech did not, however, defeat Seattle against the spread, which closed at 12.5 at most sportsbooks.
Louisiana Tech got 15 points from Alex Hamilton and another 12 points from Kenyon McNeail. Alex Hamilton contributed 5 assists, while Jaron Johnson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Seattle got 19 points from Clarence Trent in a losing cause and another 11 points from D'Vonne Pickett. Prince Obasi contributed 11 assists for them, while Deshaun Sunderhaus had 7 rebounds.
Louisiana Tech hit the break trailing 35-33 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Seattle as they grabbed 46 boards, while Louisiana Tech only had 39.