Bracey, Jean help Louisiana Tech roll to an 82-68 victory
RUSTON, La. (AP) DaQuan Bracey had 22 points and Derric Jean drilled five from long range for 17 points as Louisiana Tech rolled to an 82-68 win over Prairie View A&M on Tuesday night.
Bracey and Jean combined to drain 8 of 15 from beyond the arc and Louisiana Tech was 11 of 28 from long range. Prairie View made 6 of 16.
JaColby Pemberton added 14 points and Oliver Powell chipped in 13 for the Bulldogs (6-3).
Louisiana Tech finished the first half on a 20-5 run to take a 39-25 lead into the break. Bracey and Jean opened the second half with back-to-back treys and the Bulldogs eased to the win.
Darius Williams came off the bench to lead the Panthers (1-8) with 20 points. Devonte Patterson added 14 points for Prairie View, which has lost eight straight games.
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