Posted Dec 5, 2006 11:15:51
Bulldogs Battle Raiders in TAC
RUSTON -- Louisiana Tech (1-5) will continue non-conference play Wednesday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. against the Texas Tech Red Raiders (6-3) in the Thomas Assembly Center.
The Bulldogs lost a close game to the UL-Lafayette Raginí Cajuns Saturday in the Cajundome 65-60. Senior Chad McKenzie finished with a career high 21 points.
Texas Tech had its third loss of the season Sunday against Stanford at the Pete Newell Challenge in San Jose, Calif., 70-59. The Red Raiders have three players in double-digit scoring led by senior and Monroe native Jarrius Jackson with 22 points per game. Juniors Martin Zeno and Charlie Burgess are averaging 16 and 10 points, respectively.
Tech is led by seniors Marcus Elliot (11.8) and McKenzie (11.6) in scoring.
The game will be broadcast live on Cox Sports and also on local FM Z107.5 KXKZ.