Scores

Final

Louisiana Tech 68

(21-6, 9-3 C-USA)

East Carolina 75

(14-13, 3-9 C-USA)

    7:00 PM ET, February 20, 2014

    Minges Coliseum, Greenville, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    LT 27 4168
    ECU 36 3975

    Top Performers

    Louisiana Tech: K. McNeail 20 Pts, 2 Reb

    East Carolina: C. White 21 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast

    East Carolina defeats Louisiana Tech 75-68

    Associated Press

    GREENVILLE, N.C. -- Caleb White scored 21 points as East Carolina upended Louisiana Tech 75-68 on Thursday, ending the Bulldogs four-game winning streak and knocking them out of a tie for the Conference USA lead.

    Prince Williams had 15 points off the bench tor the Pirates (14-13, 3-9) with Akeem Richmond and Paris Roberts-Campbell 14 apiece. Michael Zangari grabbed 15 rebounds.

    The Bulldogs (21-6, 9-3) shot just 37.5 percent, making 7 of 28 3-pointers, finishing 14 points behind their league-leading average. Reserve Kenyon McNeail scored 20 points, Alex Hamilton added 14, Jaron Johnson 11 and Chris Anderson 10.

    East Carolina used a 12-0 run to take the lead for good at 14-5. White had 16 points as the Pirates took a 36-27 lead at the half. The Bulldogs closed within 68-66 with 1:50 to play but the Pirates hit 7 of 10 free throws down the stretch to hold on for the upset.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LT
    ECU
    Points 68 75
    FG Made-Attempted 24-64 (.375) 24-52 (.462)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-28 (.250) 10-24 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-18 (.722) 17-25 (.680)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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