Scores

Final

Marshall 77

(7-14, 1-5 C-USA)

Louisiana Tech 98

(17-4, 5-1 C-USA)

    Coverage: CBSSN

    8:00 PM ET, January 25, 2014

    Thomas Assembly Center, Ruston, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    MRSH 39 3877
    LT 57 4198

    Top Performers

    Marshall: R. Taylor 17 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Louisiana Tech: K. Smith 17 Pts, 2 Reb, 13 Ast, 6 Stl

    Louisiana Tech routs Marshall 98-77

    Associated Press

    RUSTON, La. -- Alex Hamilton scored 24 points and Kenyon McNeail added 22 as Louisiana Tech routed Marshall 98-77 on Saturday night.

    The Bulldogs (17-4, 5-1 Conference USA) raced to a 17-2 lead en route to scoring 57 first-half points and winning their ninth game out of their last 10. All five of Louisiana Tech's conference wins have been by at least 20 points.

    Louisiana Tech shot 52.2 percent from the field. Kenneth Smith and Jaron Johnson each scored 17 points. Smith also had 13 assists. Hamilton was 10 of 18 from the field while Johnson was 8 of 11 and McNeail was 7 of 11.

    Ryan Taylor led Marshall (7-14, 1-5) with 17 points and 11 assists. The Thundering Herd committed 22 turnovers.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MRSH
    LT
    Points 77 98
    FG Made-Attempted 29-57 (.509) 35-67 (.522)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-11 (.182) 9-24 (.375)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-23 (.739) 19-24 (.792)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 19 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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