Post-Game Notes

Feb. 19, 2015

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Louisiana Tech-83, Charlotte-82 OT
Feb. 19, 2015
Halton Arena


• With the 83-82 overtime win, Louisiana Tech leads the all-time series over Charlotte, 3-0.

• LA Tech improves to 21-6 on the season and 12-2 in Conference USA play to remain in first place in the league.

• Coach White now boasts a 95-37 record as head coach of the Bulldogs.

• LA Tech played in its first overtime game of the season. The last overtime game was on Dec. 30, 2013 when the Bulldogs won at Oklahoma.

• The Bulldogs won the battle of the boards for just the seventh time this season. They are a perfect 7-0 when outrebounding their opponent this season.

• The 44 total rebounds and +8 rebounding margin were both season highs.

• The Bulldogs went 16-of-17 from the foul line for 94 percent. It was their highest percentage from the foul line this season when attempting at least 10 free throws.

• LA Tech starting lineup - Alex Hamilton, Michale Kyser, Erik McCree, Raheem Appleby and Kenneth Smith.

Kenneth Smith made his team-leading 109th career start, the sixth most in program history.

• The Bulldogs had seven dunks on the night to give them 105 for the the season.

Alex Hamilton scored a game-high 29 points, one shy of his season high, which moved him into 26th on the all-time career scoring list (now has 1,240). He passed P.J. Brown (1988-92).



• Hamilton has scored at least 20 points seven times this season and 15 times in his career.

• Hamilton set new career highs with 11 made field goals and 22 field goal attempts in a single game.

Michale Kyser recorded his third double-double of the season with 12 points and a team-high 12 rebounds.

• Michael Kyser tied his career high with three steals.

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

Kenneth Smith had a team-high five assists, giving him 210 for the season and 801 for his career.


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