UL Women Win In OT, 63-54
Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajun women’s basketball team ran their current win streak to three games, after defeating the Southeastern Louisiana Lady Lions, in overtime, 63-54, on Sunday afternoon, at Earl K. Long Gym.
Louisiana led at the half, 28-24, before Southeastern La. tied things up, 49-49, at the end of regulation.
In the overtime period, the Cajuns outscored the Lady Lions, 14-5, to win the non-conference affair.
Southeastern Louisiana out-rebounded UL, 44-40, but the Cajuns were able to out-shoot the Lady Lions from the field, 35%-32%.
Kemi Rotibi led the way for Louisiana, with 21 points and nine rebounds, while Michelle Brunker added 13.
In a losing cause for Southeastern Louisiana, they were paced by the 11 points of Kelli Jenkins.
With the victory, UL improves to 4-4 on the young season, while the Lady Lions fell to 4-5.
UL’s Krystal Motley
Ragincajuns.com has the game boxscore.