Post-Game Notes

Nov. 14, 2014

Recap |  Final Stats

Louisiana Tech-85, Southern-76
Nov. 14, 2014
F.G. Clark Activity Center

POST-GAME NOTES

• With the 85-76 win, LA Tech leads the all-time series over Southern, 4-2.

• The victory marked the first time the Bulldogs defeated the Jaguars in Baton Rouge.

• LA Tech is now 23-7 all-time versus current members of the SWAC and has won seven straight.

• LA Tech won its first season opener on the road since 2009.

• Tonight's win was No. 75 for coach White. He is now 75-31 as a head coach for the Bulldogs.

• The Bulldogs are now a perfect 67-0 when leading with five minutes to go in the game. LA Tech held a 67-64 lead at that point in the game.

• With 15 points in the game, Raheem Appleby moved into 24th place on the career scoring list, passing Derek Smith (1997-00). Appleby currently has 1,248 points.

Erik McCree made his first career start and first career appearance as a Bulldog. The redshirt sophomore scored 17 points and had a team-high eight rebounds.

Alex Hamilton shot 11 free throws on the night. It marked the seventh time the junior has attempted at least 10 free throws in a single game.

Xavian Stapleton, Jacobi Boykins, Merrill Holden and Qiydar Davis each made their Bulldog debut.


 

 

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