LSU basketball steals road win at Ole Miss
OXFORD, MS - The LSU Tiger basketball team fought off a slow and sloppy start and rallied in the second half to earn a 83-69 victory over the #18 ranked Ole Miss Rebels on Tuesday night in Oxford, Mississippi.
LSU won back to back SEC road games behind the offensive and defensive efforts of Tremont Waters and Kavell Bigby-Williams.
LSU committed ten first half turnovers but limited their carelessness to only three in the second half. They were out rebounded 27-20 in the first half, only to turn it around and out rebound Ole Miss 20-15 in the second half.
Waters led the Tigers with 20 points and nine assists. Waters was joined by Skylar Mays and Kavell Bigby-Williams with 14 points a piece and Marlon Taylor who finished with 12 points.
Bigby-Williams posted a double-double with ten rebounds and five blocks.
LSU returns home to host South Carolina on Saturday at the Maravich Center.