Post-Game Notes

March 3, 2016

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Louisiana Tech 97, Marshall 94
March 3, 2016
Cam Henderson Center

POST-GAME NOTES

• With the 97-94 victory, Louisiana Tech improved to 23-7 on the season.
• LA Tech is now 12-5 in Conference USA, currently tied with Middle Tennessee for second in the league standings with one regular season game to go.
• Since opening C-USA at 2-3, the Bulldogs have won 10 of the last 12.
• LA Tech now leads the all-time series over Marshall, 6-0.
• This marked the 10th time this season the Bulldogs have won after trailing at halftime. Marshall held a 45-39 lead at intermission.
• The 97 points is the most this season in a single game.
• The Bulldogs shot 55 percent from three-point range (11-20). It was only the second time this season the team has shot at least 50 percent from beyond the arc.
• LA Tech shot 50.0 percent from the field. They are a perfect 11-0 when shooting at least 50 percent in a single game.
• The Bulldogs went 22-of-27 from the foul line for 81.5 percent which is the second best shooting percentage of the season.
• LA Tech starters -- Alex Hamilton, Dayon Griffin, Jacobi Boykins, Erik McCree and Merrill Holden.
Alex Hamilton made his 105th straight start as a Bulldog.
Alex Hamilton scored a career-high 38 points on 12-of-17 shooting. It was the most points scored by a Bulldog since Karl Malone scored 40 at Centenary on Dec. 5, 1983. It also tied for the most by a C-USA player this season.
• It was the seventh time Alex Hamilton has scored at least 30 points in a single game, tied for the seventh most in program history.
Erik McCree posted his team-leading eighth double-double of the season with 22 points and 10 rebounds.
Dayon Griffin registered 18 points. It marked the 17th time this season the sophomore has scored in double figures.
Derric Jean recorded 10 points. It marked the 12th time this season the freshman has scored in double figures.
Alex Hamilton registered six assists. The senior has had at least 20 points and five assists in the same game 10 times this season.
Alex Hamilton had a game-high four steals in the game. He has had at least three in a single game eight times this season.


 

 

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