game at 70 with a 3 with 25 seconds remaining. Following a timeout, Payton was able to drive the lane and connect. J . J . Thomas scored 19 points and Raymone Andrews 16 for the Ragin' Cajuns (8-8, 2-0), who won their 12th straight regular-season
Darshawn McClellan scored 15 points and J . J . Thomas added 12 to lead Louisiana-Lafayette past Florida Atlantic 67-55 on Saturday in the Sun Belt Conference opener for both teams
3-pointer by Tristan Spurlock just before the final buzzer. Perez added 13 points for Louisiana-Lafayette and J . J . Thomas had 12 after missing six games with a knee injury. Jordan scored 17 points and Spurlock and Keith Clanton had 13 each
team. Bryant Mbamalu scored 17 points to lead the Ragin' Cajuns, who played without their leading two scorers, J . J . Thomas and Kadeem Coleby, due to injuries.
10:48 mark. Another 3 by Finn with 5:39 left broke a 65-all tie and gave the Red Wolves the lead for good. J . J . Thomas led Louisiana-Lafayette (10-11, 4-3) with 20 points. Bryant Mbamalu added 17 and Kadeem Coleby had 16. Finn
1 seconds left - ended when Kadeem Coleby's tip rolled along the back of the rim and fell out of the cylinder. J . J . Thomas led Louisiana-Lafayette (1-2) with 15 points, seven rebounds and four assists. Payton had 14 points and six
score tied 52-52, he scored nine points within three minutes for a 63-54 lead. Kadeem Coleby scored 14 points and J . J . Thomas 13 for Louisiana-Lafayette, which hit one 3-pointer.
Louisiana-Lafayette handed Arkansas-Little Rock its first conference loss of the season, 68-49 on Thursday night. J . J . Thomas added 12 points and nine rebounds, and Josh Brown had 10 points and eight rebounds for the Ragin Cajuns (10-10
own shooting - 35.1 percent - and an inability to stop the Ragin' Cajuns, who hit 62.3 percent from the floor. J . J . Thomas , a preseason first-team All-Sun Belt Conference selection, had nine points, eight rebounds and six assists for
shooting 42.9 percent (12 of 28) in the first. Josh Brown led Louisiana-Lafayette (8-10, 2-2) with 13 while J . J . Thomas and Kadeem Coleby added 12 apiece for the Ragin' Cajuns'.