MONROE, La. -- Carl Richard tallied a double-double, leading Indiana State to a 71-59 win over Louisiana-Monroe on Monday night.
Richard scored 15 points and pulled down 10 rebounds for the Sycamores (2-0), who shot 45 percent (27 of 60) from the floor in the victory. The Warhawks shot just 36.8 percent (21 of 57).
The Sycamores began the game on a 5-0 run and led the entire way, although the Warhawks pulled within 56-54 with 8:17 left to play. But Printy hit a 3-pointer after a timeout, starting a 9-0 run to seal it.
Indiana State recorded eight blocks, six steals and turned the ball over just five times. Louisiana-Monroe committed 11 turnovers in the losing effort.