Feb. 1, 2014
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Louisiana Tech at UTSA
Feb. 1, 2014
â€¢ With the 87-72 win, Louisiana Tech now leads the all-time series over UTSA, 6-2.
â€¢ LA Tech improves to 18-5 on the season and 6-2 in C-USA play, snapping UTSA's four game home winning streak. UTSA falls to 7-13 on the season and 3-4 in C-USA play.
â€¢ The Bulldogs have yet to lose back-to-back games this season.
â€¢ LA Tech starters were Alex Hamilton, Michale Kyser, Kenneth Smith, Chris Anderson and Jaron Johnson. This is the second straight game with this lineup.
â€¢ With a game-high four steals, Kenneth Smith has 155 career steals and 56 steals on the season. Smith moved into fourth place all-time in career steals.
â€¢ Kenneth Smith has now recorded at least three steals in a game in 10 games this season and in 23 games in his career.
â€¢ Kenneth Smith registered a game-high nine assists. This is the sixth straight game of at least nine assists for the junior point guard who is second in the country in assists per game.
â€¢ LA Tech is now 17-0 this season when leading at halftime. The Bulldogs led 57-32 at the break.
â€¢ LA Tech is 16-0 this season when forcing at least 15 turnovers. They forced 16 on the day.
â€¢ LA Tech has scored at least 50 points in a half eight times this season after scoring 57 in the first half. It also marked the fifth time this season LA Tech has led by at least 20 points at the break.
â€¢ Chris Anderson recorded his first career double-double with a career-best 26 points along with 11 rebounds.
â€¢ Kenyon McNeail drained five three-pointers in the Convocation Center, the place where he tied a program record last season with nine three's. This was the fifth time this season he has hit at least four in a game.
â€¢ Five Bulldogs scored in double figures. Jaron Johnson has registered double-digit scoring in four straight games after scoring 11 today.