Post-Game Notes

Jan. 10, 2015

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Louisiana Tech-84, UTSA-72
Jan. 10, 2015
UTSA Convocation Center


• With the 84-72 victory, Louisiana Tech now leads the all-time series over UTSA, 7-2. The Bulldogs are now 4-1 versus the Roadrunners in San Antonio.

• Dating back to last season, LA Tech has won six straight road conference games.

• LA Tech improved to 12-4 on the season and 3-0 in C-USA play with all three road wins coming by double digits.

• The Bulldogs scored 51 points in the second half. That was the most points in a single half this season.

• Bulldogs shot a season-best 55 percent from the field from three (12-of-22).

• LA Tech starting lineup - Alex Hamilton, Michale Kyser, Erik McCree, Raheem Appleby and Kenneth Smith. These five Bulldogs have started every game this season.

Kenneth Smith made his team-leading 98th start as a Bulldog.

Alex Hamilton made his team-leading 55th straight start as a Bulldog.

Raheem Appleby recorded a game-high 25 points on 9-of-16 shooting. The senior is now averaging 25.7 points per game through the first three games in conference.



• Appleby became the 15th Bulldog to eclipse 1,500 career points. He now has 1,519 for his career.

Jacobi Boykins came off the bench to score a career-high 13 points, including four three-pointers on just five attempts.

Erik McCree finished the game with 16 points, 11 coming in the second half, and a team-high nine rebounds.

Alex Hamilton was the fourth Bulldog in double figures with 16 points.

Kenneth Smith recorded four assists in the game. The senior needs only three assists to become the all-time career leader in assists.

• Michale registered three blocks, bringing his season total to 50. He has now recorded at least three blocks in a game eight times this season.


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