Ragin Cajun Basketball is coming off of a great season where they made it all the way to the Sun Belt championship. Now expectations are higher as Louisiana has been voted by the Sun Belt coaches as the preseason Sun Belt Champions.
The Ragin' Cajuns came close tonight against UL Monroe, but it was not enough to get the victory. UL Monroe won 72-66 against the Ragin' Cajuns. ULM won the first half 34-23. Louisiana put forth a valiant effort in the 2nd half to win it 43-38; however, UL Monroe ended up hanging on and earning the victory.
Arkansas State took the weekend series today against the Ragin' Cajuns. UL attempted a comeback towards the latter moments of the 2nd half; however, it was not enough to overcome the lead of the Red Wolves. Arkansas State won the 1st half 46-29, but UL did battle back to win the 2nd half 48-37 it just was not enough to prevail over the Red Wolves.