Techsters cook Rice 82-70
Ever since an early January loss to Rice, 87-84 in overtime down in Houston, No. 7 Louisiana Tech had been waiting for the chance to redeem themselves against their Western Athletic Conference rival.
On Tuesday night, in front of a season-high crowd of 6,138 at the Thomas Assembly Center, they followed through on their objective.
With four players .scoring in double figures, the Lady Techsters (23-1, 16-1) gained an 82-70 victory over the Lady Owls (18-8, 15-2) to take over sole possession of first place.