2021 C-USA Men's Basketball Tournament Thread
What: No. 4 FAU (13-9) vs. No. 1 Louisiana Tech (20-6)
When: Thursday, March 11th, @ 9:30 PM
Where: Ford Center at The Star
Radio: FoxSports 640
Live Stats: Here
LaTech Team Site: Here
LaTech at a Glance:
Offense - 74.5 PPG, 44.8% FG, 34.6% 3PT
Defense - 64.9 PPGA, 40% FGA, 29.2% 3PTA
Rebounding - 39.1 RPG Bulldogs, 35.3 RPG Opponents
We're rocking the same staring five as last night, including Karlis Silins fresh off a career high 22 points.
HERE WE GO! @FAUMBB is set for Quarterfinals of the #CUSA Tournament!#FAU's Starting 5⃣ 🆚 #LaTech ⬇️— FAU Owl's Nest (@FAU_Owls_Nest) March 12, 2021
G - BJ Greenlee
G - Mike Forrest
G - Kenan Blackshear
F - Everett Winchester
C - Karlis Silins
Same lineup from last night's win over #UTEP. Let's get another, boys! 👌 pic.twitter.com/oXkf2o4JtP
🗣️ BALL DON'T LIE‼️— FAU Owl's Nest (@FAU_Owls_Nest) March 12, 2021
The Owls are charged with a technical foul for "flopping" after Mike Forrests gets kicked midair while falling off balance for a three.
LaTech ended up missing the following free throw.
¯\_(ツ)_/¯ #FAU leads #LaTech 6-4 | 15:35 1H pic.twitter.com/yxaai550vD
LaTech leads 24-18 midway through the first half.