Louisiana-Lafayette 83, FIU 63
Tyren Johnson scored 22 points, leading five Louisiana-Lafayette
players in double figures in an 83-63 win over Florida
International on Thursday night.
Randell Daigle added 19 points, Chris Gradnigo 13, Travis Bureau
11 and Lamar Roberson 10 for the Ragin’ Cajuns (10-12, 7-4 Sun Belt
Johnson has scored in double figures in 11 straight games and
has at least 20 points in four of his last five games at home. He
also added six rebounds, four steals and three blocks for the
Johnson hit a 3-pointer to open the game, the Ragin’ Cajuns
started with a 6-1 run and they never trailed in this one.
The Ragin’ Cajuns shot 47.6 percent from 3-point range
(10-for-21) compared to just a 16.7 mark (3-for-18) for the Golden
J.C. Otero notched a double-double to lead FIU (7-18, 4-8),
scoring 17 points and pulling down 11 boards.