Scores

Final

Louisiana Tech 60

(9-6, 0-1 WAC)

Boise State 71

(8-5, 1-0 WAC)

    10:30 PM ET, December 29, 2010

    Taco Bell Arena, Boise, Idaho

    1 2 T
    LT 14 4660
    BSU 36 3571

    Top Performers

    Louisiana Tech: D. Brown 24 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Boise State: P. Noonan 23 Pts, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Boise St. 71, Louisiana Tech 60

    Associated Press

    BOISE, Idaho -- Paul Noonan scored a season-high 23 points to lead Boise State to a 71-60 victory over Louisiana Tech in the Western Athletic Conference opener for both teams Wednesday night.

    The Broncos (8-5) opened the game with a 20-2 run and maintained control the rest of the way.

    DeAndre Brown scored 24 points to lead the Bulldogs (9-6), who shot 20 percent from the field in the first half and didn't record their field goal until 8:17 remained before halftime.

    Boise State went into intermission up 36-14, holding Louisiana Tech to its lowest point total in a half this season.

    In the second half, Louisiana Tech shot 55.6 percent but didn't get closer than 14 until less than three minutes remained.

    La'Shard Anderson had 11 points and eight assists for Boise State.

    Ashaolu Olu added 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Bulldogs.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LT
    BSU
    Points 60 71
    FG Made-Attempted 20-52 (.385) 23-54 (.426)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-25 (.360) 8-21 (.381)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-20 (.550) 17-23 (.739)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 24

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