Posted Jan 5, 2007 14:49:57
Bulldogs Ready to Carry Momentum Against Hawaii
RUSTON -- After crushing San Jose State in its conference opener, Louisiana Tech (3-10; 1-0 WAC) will return to action Saturday, Jan. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Thomas Assembly Center to take on the Hawaii Warriors (9-5; 0-1 WAC).
The Bulldogs finished San Jose Thursday night in the TAC by a final score of 92-56, while the Warriors dropped their game Thursday night against New Mexico State 92-86.
The Bulldogs have beaten the Warrior six consecutive times dating back to the 2003-04 season, and most recently, Tech bested Hawaii on the island 51-48 last season.
Tech is led by senior Chad McKenzie, who is averaging 12.6 points and 6.9 rebounds per game. Matt Lojeski leads the Warriors with 18.1 ppg.
Tip off is set for 7 p.m. and can be heard live on KXKZ FM 107.5.