Louisiana-Lafayette vs Kent State

Kent St. 76, Louisiana-Lafayette 67

  •  

KENT, Ohio (AP) - Randal Holt and Michael Porrini scored 15 points apiece as Kent State righted itself after losing an eight-point lead and defeated Louisiana-Lafayette 75-67 on Monday night.

The Golden Flashes (3-1) led 43-35 early in the second half, but the Ragin' Cajuns (3-5) then went on a 15-2 run to lead 50-45 with 12:02 left.

A dunk by Kadeem Coleby gave Louisiana-Lafayette its final lead, 66-64, with 5:24 left before a 3-pointer by Holt put Kent State ahead to stay at the 4:26 mark. A 3-pointer by Carlton Guyton, who scored all 12 of his points in the second half, widened the margin to 71-66 with 1:04 remaining.

Justin Greene had 14 points and eight rebounds for the Golden Flashes, and Porrini had six assists.

Coleby scored 19 points to lead the Ragin' Cajuns, and Darshawn McClellan added 17 points.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
Scoreboard
Louisiana-Lafayette (3-5)303767
Kent State (3-1) «364076

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns
K. Coleby, F348-133-452419
D. McClellan, F335-74-675217
R. Andrews, G261-44-63246
E. Payton, G242-72-43146
B. Mbamalu, G230-20-01220
J. Brown237-101-142216
D. Perez121-40-01103
D. Jackson90-10-01020
A. Thompson70-40-01010
S. Farrington50-00-01010
K. Smith40-00-00000
Totals 24-5214-2130152267
 46.2%66.7% 
Kent State Golden Flashes
J. Greene, F345-104-784214
C. Evans, F161-20-01023
M. Porrini, G354-86-756315
C. Guyton, G313-84-543012
D. Manley, G101-30-02023
R. Holt294-84-400115
E. Gaines203-40-02148
P. Jackson111-31-32023
J. Manns100-10-02030
M. Henniger41-11-23023
Totals 23-4820-2830142176
 47.9%71.4% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington14-427-945
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297

Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-427-958
Ohio10-720-11118
Kent St.10-722-14142
Buffalo10-717-15146
Bowling Green7-1013-19225
Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
Toledo8-917-17156
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216
 
Other games
LB St 66 Final
Louisville 79
Stetson 70 Final
Florida 96
XAV 82 Final
VANDY 70
JAST 45 Final
Memphis 70
Jville 56 Final
MU 88
McNse St 57 Final
California 73