LSU Grinds Down Grambling

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - LSU extended its winning streak to seven

games with a 69-37 victory against Grambling State on Thursday


LSU has held its opponent to fewer than 60 points in all seven

victories. The 37 points were the fewest allowed by LSU in a game

since a 68-24 victory against Nicholls State nine seasons ago.

Jalen Courtney came off the bench to lead LSU (10-3) in scoring

with a career-high 14 points. Johnny O'Bryant was the only other

LSU player in double figures with ten points. Quincy Roberts was

the top scorer for Grambling State (0-10) with 19 points.

LSU held Grambling State to one field goal in the first 7½

minutes of the second half. Getting 11 points from its bench

players, LSU outscored Grambling State 13-4 to go on top by 22

points at 46-24. Grambling State got no closer than 20 points the

rest of the game.