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LSU 78

(3-2, 3-1 home)

    8:00 PM ET, November 24, 2010

    Pete Maravich Assembly Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    CENT 21 1536
    LSU 39 3978

    Top Performers

    Centenary: L. Lowery 3 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    LSU: A. Stringer 16 Pts, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    LSU 78, Centenary 36

    Associated Press

    BATON ROUGE, La. -- Andre Stringer scored 16 points and LSU coach Trent Johnson won his 200th game as the Tigers defeated Centenary 78-36 on Wednesday night.

    Stringer matched his season-high with four 3-pointers and Malcolm White added 14 points and seven rebounds for LSU.

    Johnson, who is 200-151 in his career, coached at Nevada and Stanford before joining the Tigers in 2008.

    Centenary (0-6) was held to 36 points, the fewest allowed by the Tigers since defeating Nicholls State 68-24 eight years ago.

    Sparked by two 3-pointers from Aaron Dotson, LSU jumped out to an 8-1 lead in the first three minutes.

    With Leo Davis, Logan Lowery and Maxx Nakwaash knocking down 3-pointers, Centenary pulled to 12-10.

    The Tigers then went on an 18-5 run over the next 7 minutes to take control.

    Ralston Turner and White provided most of the offense during that stretch. Turner made two field goals, one a 3-pointer. White scored the last six points to put the Tigers in front 30-15.

    White and Stringer combined for the next nine points as LSU went into halftime with a 39-21 advantage. White had two free throws and a field goal, and Stringer sank two baskets, including a 3-pointer.

    Centenary scored just five points in the first 10 minutes of the second half.

    Davis led the Gents with 10 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CENT
    LSU
    Points 36 78
    FG Made-Attempted 13-46 (.283) 29-61 (.475)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-15 (.267) 10-24 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-10 (.600) 10-17 (.588)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 44

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