November 18, 2015

LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) Anthony Gaines, Jr. scored 18 points, grabbed 15 rebounds, and had four steals and two blocks as Division III Louisiana College upset McNeese State 73-70 on Tuesday night.

Raheem Regis had 14 points and Kevin Cottonham added 14 as he made 9 of 10 free throws. Dylan Brewer was 3 of 5 from beyond the arc for 13 points for Louisiana College.

The Wildcats made 28 of 34 free throw attempts.

McNeese State (0-2) held a 40-36 halftime advantage and was ahead 54-46 with 13:31 left in the game. The Wildcats used a 15-5 run and led 61-59 with eight minutes remaining. The Cowboys regained the lead, 68-66 with 2:16 left. Cottonham made two free throws and Brewer nailed a 3-pointer for a 71-68 lead. Cottonham made two more free throws with 11 seconds left to seal the upset.

Jamaya Burr had 15 points and Lance Potier added 11 for McNeese State (0-2).

You May Like