Streaking Louisiana Tech downs Seattle 64-58
SEATTLE (AP) — Chris Anderson had 15 points and four steals as Louisiana Tech won its 14th straight game, defeating Seattle 64-58 Thursday night.
The Bulldogs (22-3, 13-0 Western Athletic) shot just 38 percent from the floor — compared to 46 percent by Seattle (7-17, 2-12) — and made only 14 of 26 free throws. But they took advantage of 23 Redhawks turnovers, leading to 21 Louisiana Tech points.
Brandon Gibson added 10 points for the Bulldogs.
Seattle, which has lost four in a row, got 12 points from D'Vonne Pickett Jr., 11 from Louis Green and 10 points and 10 rebounds from Clarence Trent.
Louisiana Tech, which also beat Seattle 78-71 on Jan. 19, trailed by two points midway through the second half before scoring 10 straight points to take a 51-43 lead with 8:37 remaining. The Redhawks never got closer than four points the rest of the way.