Louisiana Tech 99, SE Louisiana 62

Raheem Appleby scored 22 points and Cordarius Johnson had 15 to

lead Louisiana Tech to a 99-62 victory against Southeast Louisiana

in a nonconference game on Wednesday.

Louisiana Tech (6-1) outscored Southeast Louisiana 69-34 in the

second half while shooting 75 percent (24 of 32) from the

field.

Michale Kyser scored 12 for the Bulldogs, who have won six in a

row.

Dre Evans had 19 points and Brandon Fortenberry 10 for the Lions

(1-4).

The Lions were tied at 6-all when they went on a 14-2 run to

take a 22-8 lead on two free throws by Fortenberry with 6:45 left

in the half. The Bulldogs fought back, however, and managed a 30-28

lead at halftime with Johnson scoring seven points in the run and

Appleby making a 3-pointer with 26 seconds left.

The Bulldogs opened the second half on an 11-0 run and pulled

away from there.