Scores

Final

Louisiana Tech 72

(6-1, 2-1 away)

Jackson State 61

(2-6, 0-2 home)

6:00 PM ET, December 1, 2013

Williams Center, Jackson, Mississippi

1 2 T
LT 36 3672
JKST 29 3261

Top Performers

Louisiana Tech: A. Hamilton 24 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

Jackson State: B. West 12 Pts, 13 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Louisiana Tech outlasts Jackson St 72-61

Associated Press

JACKSON, Miss. -- Alex Hamilton scored 24 points on 8-of-12 shooting to lead Louisiana Tech to a 72-61 victory over Jackson State Sunday afternoon.

It was Louisiana Tech's (6-1) fifth straight victory away from home, including three tournament wins.

Kenyon McNeail added 12 points and Raheem Appleby chipped in with 11.

Julysses Nobles led Jackson State (2-6) with 17 points.

Louisiana Tech held Jackson State to 36.5 percent shooting from the floor. The Tigers were just 4 of 15 (26.7 percent) from beyond the arc.

LaTech led by seven at the half, but used a 16-0 run in the second half to run away from Jackson State.

The Tigers went on a 7-0 run late in the second half to cut the lead to 67-53 with 3 minutes remaining, but the Bulldogs held on to escape with yet another win on the road.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
LT
JKST
Points 72 61
FG Made-Attempted 26-56 (.464) 19-52 (.365)
3P Made-Attempted 6-22 (.273) 4-15 (.267)
FT Made-Attempted 14-22 (.636) 19-21 (.905)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 20 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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