LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - McNeese State took a one point lead into halftime against the Cajuns at Burton Coliseum.
Then UL-Lafayette started out the second half on a 22-4 run and outscored MSU 56-41 in the second half.
The Cajuns left Lake Charles with a 82-68 victory.
Kendra Wells led the Cowgirls with 21 points. Brooke Froeba was the only other Cowgirl in double figures with 11 points.
One area where the Cowgirls had trouble was in the paint. The Cajuns outscored McNeese 42-24 in that area.
Both teams are now at 2-4 on the season.
The next matchup for the Cowgirls is on Wednesday, December 9th at home against Paul Quinn College.