Troy Falls 72-59 Against Louisiana-Lafayette - Game Recap
Louisiana-Lafayette earned a 72-59 victory over Troy on Saturday, getting 18 points from Shawn Long at Trojan Arena.
Louisiana-Lafayette was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Elfrid Payton had 14 points for Louisiana-Lafayette and Xavian Rimmer chipped in with 13 points. Elfrid Payton had 8 assists for them, while Shawn Long was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Troy got 14 points from Tevin Calhoun in a losing cause and another 13 points from Kevin Thomas. Hunter Williams contributed 7 assists for them, while Kevin Thomas had 13 rebounds.
Louisiana-Lafayette hit the break leading 34-25 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Troy as they grabbed 33 boards, while Louisiana-Lafayette only had 32.