Cajuns Defeat Cuba in Final Game, 70-64
The Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns jumped out to an early lead and then withstood a Cuba rally to salvage the final game of their three game series against the island's National Team.
The 70-64 win was led by Bryce Washington, who hit 6-10 shots from the field and was the high scorer with 15 points, all in the second half. Johnathon Stove wrapped up an impressive three days with 14 points. He averaged 16.3 points and five rebounds over the three games. Justin Miller added ten points for the Cajuns, while Lorenz Stalcup led the team with eight rebounds, with Washington and Stove collecting six apiece.
The Cajuns jumped out to a seven point lead at the end of the first quarter and led 39-29 at the half. But Cuba rallied in the third quarter and took a 52-50 lead before Washington scored five straight points to close out the quarter with a 55-52 lead.
Washington and Stalcup then combined for ten points in the final quarter.