Post-Game Notes


 

 

March 15, 2014

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No. 1 Louisiana Tech vs. No. 2 Tulsa

C-USA Championship

March 15, 2014

Post-game Notes

• With the 69-60 loss, LA Tech still leads the all-time series over Tulsa, 7-5.

• LA Tech fell to 27-7 on the season and the loss ended its six-game winning streak.

• This game marked the second time in the past three years that the Bulldogs have advanced to the conference tournament final.

• LA Tech starters were Alex Hamilton, Michale Kyser, Kenneth Smith, Chris Anderson and Jaron Johnson. This marked the 12th straight game with this starting lineup.

• With five made free throws by Alex Hamilton, he now has 156 on the season, setting the sophomore record for most free throw makes. Karl Malone originally had the record of 152 set in 1982-83.

Kenyon McNeail connected on four three-pointers for the second straight tournament game. He now has 215 for his career, only four shy of tying the single season program record.

• As a team, LA Tech hit 10 three-pointers for the second straight tournament game. It also marked the eighth time this season they have connected for at least 10 in a single game.

• Today's game marked the first time this season that the Bulldogs lost when having the lead at halftime. Previously, they were 24-0.

 

 

• Four Bulldogs scored in double-figures, led by Kenneth Smith who scored 16 points for the second straight game. The junior point guard also added seven assists.

Kenneth Smith and Alex Hamilton were named to the C-USA All-Tournament team.