Louisiana Tech vs East Carolina

East Carolina defeats Louisiana Tech 75-68

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) Caleb White scored 21 points as East Carolina upended Louisiana Tech 75-68 on Thursday, ending the Bulldogs four-game winning streak and knocking them out of a tie for the Conference USA lead.

Prince Williams had 15 points off the bench tor the Pirates (14-13, 3-9) with Akeem Richmond and Paris Roberts-Campbell 14 apiece. Michael Zangari grabbed 15 rebounds.

The Bulldogs (21-6, 9-3) shot just 37.5 percent, making 7 of 28 3-pointers, finishing 14 points behind their league-leading average. Reserve Kenyon McNeail scored 20 points, Alex Hamilton added 14, Jaron Johnson 11 and Chris Anderson 10.

East Carolina used a 12-0 run to take the lead for good at 14-5. White had 16 points as the Pirates took a 36-27 lead at the half. The Bulldogs closed within 68-66 with 1:50 to play but the Pirates hit 7 of 10 free throws down the stretch to hold on for the upset.

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Scoreboard
Louisiana Tech (21-6)274168
East Carolina (14-13) «363975

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Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.0-07-112
La. Tech0-07-352
Marshall0-07-3178
Old Dominion0-07-373
FAU0-06-3122
Western Ky.0-06-351
UAB0-06-4194
FIU0-05-4248
So. Miss0-05-4272
North Texas0-06-5257
UT-San Antonio0-06-5248
Charlotte0-03-6331
UTEP0-03-6213
Rice0-02-7304

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Houston0-08-178
Wichita St.0-08-114
Cincinnati0-08-262
Memphis0-07-2166
Temple0-06-211
SMU0-07-383
Tulane0-07-396
UCF0-07-348
UConn0-07-3106
E. Carolina0-05-4333
Tulsa0-05-4164
So. Florida0-04-6325
 
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