Louisiana Tech Defeats Tulsa 66-61 - Recap
|Louisiana Tech Defeats Tulsa 66-61 - Recap|
Jaron Johnson scored 18 points leading Louisiana Tech to a 66-61 victory over Tulsa at Thomas Center on Thursday.
Louisiana Tech did not, however, defeat Tulsa against the spread, which closed at 9.5 at most sportsbooks.
Kenyon McNeail had 13 points for Louisiana Tech and Michale Kyser chipped in with 9 points. Kenneth Smith had 7 assists for them, while Isaiah Massey was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Tulsa got a 14-point performance from Shaquille Harrison, who was supported by 10 points from James Woodard. Tim Peete had 3 assists in a losing cause for Tulsa, while James Woodard grabbed 8 rebounds.
Louisiana Tech trailed at halftime, 30-25.
Tulsa won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-36.