Houston Baptist Falls 79-77 to McNeese State - Recap

Houston Baptist Falls 79-77 to McNeese State - Recap

Ledrick Eackles went off for 25 points and added 2 rebounds leading McNeese State over Houston Baptist, 79-77, on Saturday at Sharp Gym.

Craig McFerrin had 16 points for McNeese State and Kevin Hardy chipped in with 16 points. Kevin Hardy had 5 assists for them, while Kevin Hardy was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Houston Baptist got 13 points from Colter Lasher in a losing cause and another 12 points from Rob Lewis. Marcel Smith contributed 5 assists for them, while Colter Lasher had 10 rebounds.

McNeese State trailed at halftime, 37-31.

The rebound battle favored Houston Baptist as they grabbed 39 boards, while McNeese State only had 31.