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UT San Antonio holds off Louisiana Tech 78-76

RUSTON, La. (AP) Jhivvan Jackson scored 21 points, Giovanni De Nicolao scored the winning layup with one second left, and UT San Antonio beat Louisiana Tech 78-76 on Thursday night for the Bulldogs' third straight loss.

After 12 lead changes and six ties, Jacobi Boykins' 3 capped a 7-2 run and the Bulldogs closed to 74-73 with 26 seconds left. Byron Frohnen made two free throws for a 76-73 Roadrunners' lead, but Boykins was fouled on a 3-point attempt and made all three free throws to make it 76-all with 10 seconds left. De Nicolao dribbled the length of the court on the next possession, spun around a defender and scored on an off-balance layup.

Nick Allen scored 14 points and George Willborn III added 12 for UTSA (9-7, 2-1 Conference USA), which outrebounded the Bulldogs 44-34.

Boykins made a layup and a jumper, JaColby Pemberton added a layup, and the Bulldogs led 36-35 with 1:05 left in the first half, but Allen made a layup for a 37-36 Roadrunners lead at the break.

Boykins scored 24 points and Amorie Archibald added a career-high 10 points for the Bulldogs (9-7, 0-3). DaQuan Bracey had nine points and nine assists.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo UT-San Antonio 9-7 374178
home team logo La. Tech 9-7 364076
Team Stats
away team logo UT-San Antonio 9-7 76.1 PPG 42.4 RPG 12.1 APG
home team logo La. Tech 9-7 74.3 PPG 39.3 RPG 13.9 APG
Key Players
2
J. Jackson 20.9 PPG 3.5 RPG 2.2 APG 37.4 FG%
4
D. Bracey 13.4 PPG 2.6 RPG 4.1 APG 42.9 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB