Post-Game Notes

Jan. 31, 2015

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Louisiana Tech-81, Marshall-57
Jan. 31, 2015
Thomas Assembly Center


• With the 81-57 win, Louisiana Tech now leads the all-time series over Marshall, 5-0.

• LA Tech improved to 17-5 on the season and 8-1 in C-USA play, remaining tied with WKU atop the league standings.

• Under coach White, the Bulldogs are 21-4 all-time in C-USA games.

• LA Tech has won 24 straight home games, the sixth longest active streak in the country.

• LA Tech has won 23 straight home conference games, tied for the fourth longest active streak in the country. The last loss came on Jan. 28, 2012.

• Coach White has an overall record of 91-36. Through his first 25 games he was 11-14. Since then the Bulldogs have gone 80-22.

• The Bulldog defense forced 23 turnovers. It marked the sixth time this season they have forced at least 20 in a single game.

• LA Tech is now a perfect 37-0 under coach White when holding its opponent to under 60 points. The Bulldogs have done so nine times this season.

• LA Tech's bench scored 26 points. The bench had only scored 28 points in the past four games combined.

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

Kenneth Smith made his team-leading 104th career start.

Raheem Appleby scored 12 points. The senior has now scored in double figures in every game but two this season.

Alex Hamilton moved into ninth on the all-time career steals list. He had a game-high four, bringing his career total to 133.

Raheem Appleby tied his career high in assists with seven.

Kenneth Smith had a team-high eight rebounds. It marked the third time this season he has led the team in rebounding.

• For the second straight game and the seventh time in his career, Kenneth Smith registered a double-double (12 points and 12 assists). The 12 assists tied a season high.




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