Louisiana Tech 70, Northeastern 67

DeAndre Brown banked in a 3-pointer with 24 seconds left and

Louisiana Tech scored the last seven points to beat Northeastern

70-67 on Saturday.

Northeastern had three looks from 3-point range to tie the

score, but Chaisson Allen’s final shot fell short to preserve the

victory for the Bulldogs (21-6).

Brown scored 18 points on 6 of 11 shooting from the floor and 4

of 5 from beyond the arc for Louisiana Tech. Jamel Guyton had 18

points and Magnum Rolle added 17 points.

The Huskies (18-10) led by eight points on Allen’s layup with

8:46 left in the second half. Louisiana Tech cut Northeastern’s

lead to 67-63 with 3:36 to play, then ran off seven straight on

Kyle Gibson’s 3-pointer, Rolle’s free throw and Brown’s go-ahead

shot.

Matt Janning led Northeastern with 19 points and seven assists.

Nkem Ojougboh had a double-double with 15 points and 10

rebounds.