Louisiana Tech 85, Seattle 72
Olu Ashaolu had a double-double of 22 points and 11 rebounds to lead Louisiana Tech to an 85-72 victory over Seattle on Friday in the 2K Sports Classic benefiting Coaches Vs. Cancer.
Ashaolu sank 8 of his 12 shots to help the Bulldogs (3-1) shoot 51.6 percent (32 of 62). DeAndre Brown added 18 points plus a game-high seven assists, and Brandon Gibson and Kenyon McNeaill scored 13 each.
Sterling Carter dropped in 22 for the Redhawks (1-4). He was supported by 11 from Aaron Broussard and 10 from Mark McLaughlin.
Louisiana Tech, which held a 39-33 rebounding edge, led 40-36 at intermission. The Bulldogs played the second of four games over a five-day period.
The all-time series is tied 1-1.