UL freshman guard Keke Veal


Louisiana's Ragin' Cajun women's basketball team fell on the road in Sun Belt Conference action on Saturday, dropping a 68-61 decision to the Troy Trojans in a match-up played in Troy, Alabama.

The win by Troy snapped a ten-game losing streak, and extended Louisiana's current losing streak to nine games.

The Trojans led at the half, 33-28, and then outscored Louisiana, 35-33 in the second half, to capture the seven-point victory.

Troy out-shot Louisiana from the field, 49%-37%, including a 33%-15% advantage from beyond the three-point arc.

Joanna Harden led the Trojans in scoring with 18 points, while Keke Veal paced the Cajuns, scoring a game-high 19 points.

With the win, Troy improve to 4-17 overall, and 1-11 in Sun Belt Conference play, while Louisiana fell to 7-15 overall, and 1-12 in league play.

The Cajuns return to action on Sunday, February 10, when they host ULM.

View the game box score.