Scores

Final

LA-Lafayette 66

(1-5, 0-3 away)

McNeese State 69

(3-3, 3-0 home)

    8:00 PM ET, December 1, 2010

    Burton Coliseum, Lake Charles, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    ULL 43 2366
    MCNS 25 4469

    Top Performers

    Louisiana-Lafayette: T. Bureau 17 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast

    McNeese State: P. Richard 24 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 4 Stl

    McNeese St. 69, Louisiana-Lafayette 66

    Associated Press

    LAKE CHARLES, La. -- Patrick Richard scored 24 points to help McNeese State rally past Louisiana-Lafayette 69-66 on Wednesday night.

    McNeese trailed 43-25 at halftime, but went on a 24-5 run to take a one point lead at 49-48 on a basket by Diego Kapelan with 8:35 to play. Each team could build no more than a 3-point lead the rest of the way. McNeese took the lead for good at 65-64 on a 3-pointer by Richard with 1:38 to play.

    The Cowboys (3-3) led 67-66 and Tyson Queen sealed it with two free throws with 4 seconds remaining. Kapelan added 14 points for the Cowboys.

    McNeese State won despite shooting 38.5 percent (20 of 52) from the field.

    Travis Bureau had a double-double with 17 pints and 10 rebounds to lead Louisiana-Lafayette (1-5), which lost its fourth straight game. Randell Daigle added 14 points for the Ragin' Cajuns.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ULL
    MCNS
    Points 66 69
    FG Made-Attempted 20-40 (.500) 20-52 (.385)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-18 (.444) 5-22 (.227)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-31 (.581) 24-35 (.686)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 18 3

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