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Louisiana stays perfect at home; beats South Alabama 74-64

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Posted at 11:37 PM, Feb 24, 2023
and last updated 2023-02-25 00:37:03-05

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Jordan Brown scored 28 points as Louisiana beat South Alabama 74-64 on Friday night.

With the win, the Cajuns become the first team in program history to go undefeated at home.

Brown also had 11 rebounds for the Ragin' Cajuns (23-7, 13-5 Sun Belt Conference). Jalen Dalcourt scored 11 points while going 1 of 5 from the floor, including 1 for 3 from distance, and 8 for 8 from the line. Michael Thomas was 2 of 8 shooting, including 1 for 5 from distance, and went 5 for 6 from the line to finish with 10 points.

Isaiah Moore led the Jaguars (16-15, 9-9) in scoring, finishing with 22 points and three steals. Owen White added 15 points for South Alabama. Kevin Samuel also put up nine points and two blocks. The loss broke the Jaguars' five-game winning streak.

UL (23-7 [13-5 SBC]) enters the Sun Belt Conference tournament as the No. two seed and will receive a double bye to the quarterfinals.

The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.