Louisiana Tech committed a season-high 27 turnovers and Middle Tennessee’s Brea Edwards scored 31 points to lead the Blue Raiders to a 68-57 win over the Lady Techsters before 3,316 fans at the Murphy Center Thursday night.
Two of the top teams and two of the top players in Conference USA will be on display Thursday night at the Murphy Center when Louisiana Tech travels to face Middle Tennessee at 6:30 p.m.
Louisiana Tech senior forward Brandi Wingate swept the Player of the Week Awards as she garnered the honor from the Conference USA office, the Louisiana Sports Writers Association and College Sports Madness.
The Bank of Ruston Inside Tech Basketball radio show continues on Monday night at 6 p.m. at Scott's Catfish on Hwy 33 in Ruston.
Brandi Wingate scored a career-high 29 points and Ashley Santos added 11 to lead Louisiana Tech to a 77-71 win over North Texas before 1,769 fans Saturday evening at the Thomas Assembly Center in Conference USA action.
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.