Louisiana-Lafayette Falls 79-70 Against Western Kentucky - Game Recap
Western Kentucky got 25 points from George Fant en route to a 79-70 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday at Cajundome.
Western Kentucky was a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Chris Harrison-Docks had 18 points for Western Kentucky and Trency Jackson chipped in with 17 points. Caden Dickerson had 2 assists for them, while George Fant was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Louisiana-Lafayette got 16 points from Elfrid Payton in a losing cause and another 13 points from Shawn Long. Elfrid Payton contributed 6 assists for them, while Shawn Long had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Western Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 37-32 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Western Kentucky as they grabbed 36 boards, while Louisiana-Lafayette only had 32.