Louisiana-Monroe 82, Middle Tennessee 76
MONROE, La. (AP)—Behind Jonas Brown’s career-high 24 points and Lance Brasher’s fifth career double-double, Louisiana-Monroe beat Middle Tennessee, 82-76 Thursday night.
The Warhawks broke a 34-34 halftime tie with a 7-0 run to open the second half.
Over the games final eight minutes, the Blue Raiders never got closer than three points.
Brasher finished with 18 points and 12 rebounds and Gerard Jackson scored 15 for Louisiana-Monroe.
Kevin Kanaskie’s 19 points led Middle Tennessee.