Denver 26 34 60
Louistech 32 36 68
Date of game: 12/29/2012

Recap: Louisiana Tech vs. Denver

Ruston, LA (Sports Network) - Raheem Appleby recorded a team-high 12 points as the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs defeated the Denver Pioneers, 68-60, in Western Athletic Conference action at the Thomas Assembly Center.

Kenneth Smith and Kenyon McNeail scored 10 points each for the Bulldogs (10-3, 1-0 WAC) as they remained undefeated at home. Michale Kyser scored eight points to go with eight rebounds and three blocked shots.

For the Pioneers (4-7, 0-1), Royce O'Neale scored a game-high 18 points and pulled down seven rebounds. Chris Udofia scored 10 points and pulled down six rebounds in the setback, the first for the program in the new conference after making the move from the Sun Belt.

Denver, which has now lost two of the last three, led by a basket early on, but the squad shot just 1-of-9 behind the 3-point line in the first half, leaving the visitors with a 32-26 deficit at the break.

The Bulldogs kept up the strong defense on the perimeter, holding the Pioneers to 3-of-10 from 3-point range in the second half. Louisiana Tech also knocked down 4-of-7 from long range after intermission in order to secure the eight- point win.

The Bulldogs led by as many as 13 points in the second half, using 17 forced turnovers to help combat 16-of-25 shooting at the free-throw line for the hosts.

Game Notes

In the FCS Huddle: Missouri Valley on a playoff push

Anybody and everybody across the FCS embraced the expansion of the playoff field by four teams to 24 last year, knowing it would bring in more deserving qualifiers.

Raiders eyeing San Antonio for relocation

The Oakland Raiders, whose lease at O.co Coliseum expires next year, are apparently shopping for a new location, landing in Texas almost two weeks ago.

Reds place RF Bruce on bereavement list

The Cincinnati Reds placed right fielder Jay Bruce on the bereavement list Tuesday and recalled pitcher Curtis Partch from Triple-A Louisville.

Report: Clips' Griffin has back fracture

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin reportedly has a back injury that forced him to withdraw from the U.S. basketball team for this summer's FIBA World Cup.

Blues ink F Mueller

The St. Louis Blues agreed to terms with forward Peter Mueller on a one-year, two-way contract on Tuesday.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.