Utah Valley St. beats Louisiana-Lafayette 71-41
OREM, Utah (AP)—Josh Olsen scored 19 points to lead Utah Valley to a 71-41 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday.
What appeared to be a close game turned into a blowout as two Wolverines scored in double figures.
Ryan Toolson, last season’s independent player of the year, chipped in with 14 points while Jordan Swarbrick added 9 for the Wolverines.
A 33-22 halftime lead for Utah Valley (3-0) quickly spread to a 21-point advantage as the Wolverines went on a 12-2 run to start the second half.
Travis Bureau led Louisiana-Lafayette (0-2) with 15 points. La’Ryan Gary added 9 for the Ragin’ Cajuns.