Post-Game Notes

Feb. 12, 2015

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Louisiana Tech-65, Florida Atlantic-54
Feb. 12, 2015
Thomas Assembly Center

POST-GAME NOTES

• With the 65-54 victory, Louisiana Tech now leads the all-time series versus Florida Atlantic, 2-0.

• The Bulldogs improved to 19-6 on the season and 10-2 in C-USA play, remaining in first place in the league.

• Coach White now has a 93-37 overall record in his four years at LA Tech. His winning percentage of 71.5 is the highest among in coach in Bulldog Basketball history.

• LA Tech has won 25 straight games in the TAC which is the sixth longest active streak in the country and the third longest in program history.

• LA Tech has won 24 straight conference home games. The last loss came over three years ago on Jan. 28, 2012 versus Nevada.

• The Bulldogs are now a perfect 38-0 under coach White when holding their opponents under 60 points. The Owls scored just 54 points tonight.

• LA Tech forced 16 turnovers. With coach White at the helm, the Bulldog defense has forced at least 15 turnovers in 79 out of 130 games (60.7 percent).

• LA Tech Starting Lineup - Alex Hamilton, Erik McCree, Kenneth Smith, Xavian Stapleton and Merrill Holden. This was the first lineup change all season for the Bulldogs.

• Both Xavian Stapleton and Merrill Holden make their first career starts as Bulldogs.

Kenneth Smith made his team-leading 107th career start.

• The Bulldogs had four players in double figures - Alex Hamilton (15), Erik McCree (15), Michale Kyser (10) and Kenneth Smith (10).

Kenneth Smith dished out eight assists. The senior has recorded at least eight assists in 15 of the 25 games this season.

Kenneth Smith now has 194 assists on the season. He needs only six more to record back-to-back seasons of 200 assists.

Michale Kyser registered three blocks. It marked the 13th time this season has had rejected at least three shots.


 

 

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