Neither Louisiana Tech head coach Tyler Summitt nor North Texas head coach Jalie Mitchell were very happy with the performances of their team’s in their respective Thursday night Conference USA match-ups.
Brandi Wingate scored 20 points, including a pair of free throws with 2.1 seconds to play, lifting Louisiana Tech to a 63-61 win over Rice Thursday night in Ruston.
Louisiana Tech senior guard Ruby Richie is a monster in the weight room and a leader on the court for this year's Lady Techster team.
Entering this season, Louisiana Tech head coach Tyler Summitt said he goal for this year’s team was to finish in the top four in Conference USA, thus earning a two-day bye in the league tournament set for Birmingham in March.
Louisiana Tech will hold Lady Techster "Legends Night" on Saturday, Feb. 20 when Tyler Summitt and Co. host UTEP at 6 p.m. at the Thomas Assembly Center.
The Bank of Ruston Inside Tech Basketball radio show returns on Monday night at 6 p.m. at Scott's Catfish on Hwy 33 in Ruston.
Louisiana Tech took Conference USA leader UTEP down to the wire before the Miners prevailed 86-80 before 3,157 fans at the Don Haskins Center Saturday afternoon.
Louisiana Tech head coach Tyler Summitt will find out a lot about his Lady Techster team Saturday afternoon when they travel to the Don Haskins Center to face Conference USA leader UTEP at 3 p.m. CT.