The 7th ranked OSU Cowboys basketball team improved to 9-1 with a 70-55 win over Louisiana Tech in the All College Classic. The Cowboys were led by LeBryan Nash, who had 22 points and 10 rebounds. Marcus Smart and Markel Brown each had 13 points in the win.
The Cowboys were never able to shake the Bulldogs, who are 8-3. OSU led by 13 at the half but Louisiana Tech always remained in striking distance. The Bulldogs actually out rebounded OSU 41-40 and the Cowboys shot just 43 percent.
Kamari Murphy gave the Cowboys a boost of the bench with 10 points. OSU's next game is Tuesday night when they host Delaware State at 7:00.