Arizona 83, Louisiana Tech 67

Nic Wise scored 24 points and Jamelle Horne added 20 points and

eight rebounds as Arizona defeated Louisiana Tech 83-67 on

Wednesday night.

Five players scored in double figures for the Wildcats (4-4),

who snapped a three-game losing streak.

Kyle Gibson finished with a game-high 25 points for Louisiana

Tech (7-2), and DeAndre Brown added 13.

Arizona, which led 35-31 at halftime, went on a 12-4 run to

start the second half. Derrick Williams scored seven points during

the spree and gave the Wildcats a 51-35 lead with put-back


The closest Louisiana Tech got after that was 55-45 with 10:10