RUSTON, La. -- Kalob Ledoux had 23 points as Louisiana Tech easily defeated Samford 78-57 on Saturday night.
Ledoux's 3-point jumper put Louisiana Tech ahead 19-17 at the 8:54 mark of the first half and Tech stayed out front to take a 33-24 advantage into the break.
Louisiana Tech plays Mississippi St. on the road on Thursday. Samford plays Auburn-Montgomery at home on Tuesday.
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