Louisiana-Lafayette Falls 88-77 Against Western Kentucky - Game Recap

Western Kentucky grabbed an 88-77 win over Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday, behind a 23-point effort from T.J. Price at Cajundome.

Western Kentucky was a 1-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Western Kentucky got 21 points from Jamal Crook and another 16 points from Brandon Harris. Jamal Crook contributed 6 assists, while George Fant cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Louisiana-Lafayette got 31 points from Elfrid Payton in a losing cause and another 14 points from Shawn Long. Elfrid Payton contributed 3 assists for them, while Shawn Long had 13 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Western Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 53-36 at the break.

Western Kentucky had a 38-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.