Recap - McNeese State Defeats Louisiana College 92-83
|Recap - McNeese State Defeats Louisiana College 92-83|
McNeese State grabbed a 92-83 win over Louisiana College on Friday, behind a 19-point effort from Ledrick Eackles at Burton Coliseum.
Adrian Fields had 18 points for McNeese State and Kevin Hardy chipped in with 15 points. Ledrick Eackles had 4 assists for them, while Kevin Hardy was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Louisiana College got 22 points from Kevin Cottonham in a losing cause and another 17 points from Doc Welch. Kevin Cottonham contributed 8 assists for them, while Steve Evans had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed McNeese State were victorious, as the score was 46-29 at the break.
The rebound battle favored McNeese State as they grabbed 49 boards, while Louisiana College only had 35.