Louisiana-Lafayette Downs North Texas 105-74 - Match Report
North Texas was run off the court by Louisiana-Lafayette on Thursday as they blasted them 105-74 at Cajundome.
Louisiana-Lafayette won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as favorites.
Elfrid Payton had 24 points for Louisiana-Lafayette and Shawn Long chipped in with 23 points. Elfrid Payton had 9 assists for them, while Shawn Long was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
North Texas got 31 points from Jordan Williams in a losing cause and another 14 points from Alzee Williams. Alzee Williams contributed 3 assists for them, while Tony Mitchell had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Louisiana-Lafayette were victorious, as the score was 45-37 at the break.
Louisiana-Lafayette won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-27.