Basketball Postgame Notes
Chattanooga at LSU
Assembly Center - Baton Rouge, La. - Dec. 11, 2012
loses 80-67 decision at LSU...UTC is now 2-7, while the Tigers remain undefeated
Tonight was the first meeting between the two schools...Texas A&M is now the
only SEC school the Mocs have yet to face...24-110 all-time against current SEC
Head Coach John Shulman is 134-134 in his ninth season.
Today is just the third road game of the season (at Kansas & Kennesaw State)...it's
the last game away from McKenzie Arena until the January 2 trip to Georgia
LSU out-rebounded UTC 46-39...just second time this season Chattanooga has been
beaten on the boards (Kansas).
The Mocs have nine straight games with 13 or more offensive rebounds to open
the season, 10 in a row including last year's final game...last such streak that
long was in 1997-98 with 13 (12/22-2/4).
Z. Mason's 3pt at 11:30 cut LSU's lead to two, 55-53...11-0 run while UTC went
4:16 without a FG broke the game open for the Tigers.
Tigers has 17-8 advantage in 2nd chance points...1st time Chattanooga has trailed
in that stat.
Chattanooga made nine of a season-high 24 three-point attempts (37.5%)...shot 16
of 43 (37.2%) from inside the arc.
Junior Forward Z.
Career-high 22 points...8-14 FG, 3-6 3pt & 3-4 FT...22 points is a
season-best for a Moc.
Team-high six boards with two assists, one block & one steal...eight blocks
in last four games (2.0 bpg).
Sophomore Ronrico White
Career-high 17 points on 6-12 FG, 3-5 3pt & 2-2 FT.
FGM, FGA & 3ptM are all career bests.
Freshman Gee McGhee
10 points in his hometown...all three shots made from 3pt range (3-5).
Season-high five assists.
Fifth double-digit scoring night, fourth in five games.