No. 13 LSU tops Arkansas-Little Rock 58-51
Theresa Plaisance scored 19 points and grabbed a career-high 15
rebounds as No. 13 LSU erased a first-half deficit to defeat
Arkansas-Little Rock 58-51 on Sunday.
LSU (8-1) trailed 30-24 at half before opening the second half
on a 16-5 run, led by 10 points from Raigyne Moncrief during the
Plaisance scored 15 of her season-high 19 points in the second
half. She had 15 of the last 18 points in the game for LSU as the
Lady Tigers held off UALR (4-4).
Moncrief scored 11 points for LSU and Jeanne Kenney added
Three players reached double figures for the Trojans, led by
Kiera Clark with 17 points. Taylor Ford had 13 points to go along
with eight assists and Taylor Gault added 12 points.
The Lady Tigers have now won six in a row after a loss to No. 5
Louisville on Nov. 14.