Scores

Final

(24) Louisiana Tech 72

(20-4, 12-1 WAC)

Boise State 59

(13-12, 5-8 WAC)

    4:00 PM ET, February 18, 2006

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    #24LT 36 3672
    BSU 32 2759

    No. 24 Lady Techsters cruise past Boise State

    BOISE, Idaho (Ticker) -- Tasha Williams scored 20 points and Aarica Ray Boyd contributed 17 and seven rebounds as No. 24 Louisiana Tech posted a 72-59 victory over Boise State in Western Athletic Conference play.

    The Lady Bulldogs (20-4, 12-1 WAC) shot 44 percent (13-of-29) from the floor as they held a slim 36-32 advantage at intermission, despite the Broncos connecting on 5-of-11 from 3-point range.

    Louisiana Tech turned up the defense in the second half, holding Boise State (13-12, 5-8) to a dismal 1-of-9 shooting from the arc. The Lady Bulldogs made 10-of-24 (41 percent) after halftime and held a 36-27 edge in points.

    Shan Moore scored 11 points and Tamika Kursh added eight for Louisiana Tech, which scored 30 points in the paint while collecting 28 off turnovers.

    Jackie Lee and Michelle Hessing scored 15 points apiece and Jessica Thompson contributed 11 off the bench for the Broncos, who shot 39 percent (23-of-58) overall.

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