UL Women Defeat Murray St., 79-66
Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajun women’s basketball team picked up their second victory of the season, on Saturday, defeating the Murray St. Racers, 79-66, in the consolation game of the Lady Eagle Thanksgiving Classic, in Hattiesburg, Miss. Ragincajuns.com has the story, below.
Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns women’s basketball team used a well-rounded offensive attack to defeat the Murray State Racers, 79-66, in the consolation game of the Lady Eagle Thanksgiving Classic on Saturday at Reed Green Coliseum in Hattiesburg, Miss.
The Ragin’ Cajuns’ (2-3) three-game losing skid was snapped in large part due to the offensive attack. UL hit 29-of-66 shots from the floor for 44 percent. Murray State (2-4) was held to 34 percent (24-of-71). Louisiana forced 22 turnovers, while tying a season-low 15 turnovers.
Three Cajuns reached double-figures as Louisiana scored 70-plus points for the third time this season.