Louisiana Lafayette rolls past Division III Centenary 115-59
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) Shawn Long scored 22 points and grabbed seven rebounds as Louisiana Lafayette rolled to a 115-59 win over Division III Centenary on Saturday.
Devonta Walker added 14 points and eight rebounds for the Ragin' Cajuns (5-4). Kasey Shepherd had 11 points and four assists. The team, which had 11 players score, did it with consistently accurate shooting from all over the court, hitting 59.5 percent from the field overall, 52.4 percent from the line and 61.5 percent from beyond the arc. The also outrebounded their opponents 47-36 and had 13 team steals.
Louisiana Lafayette jumped to a 35-8 lead early and led 64-28 at the break. In the second half, the Ragin' Cajuns continued to dominate the field and the boards, outscoring Centenary 51-31 for the win.
James Sapp led the Gentlemen with 12 points and Caden Cheramie added 10.