LSU Sports Information
By: Tanner Craft
LAS VEGAS — The LSU women's basketball team lost its first game in the Duel in the Desert, 73-64, to Pacific Saturday afternoon at the Thomas & Mack Center.
With the loss, the Tigers fall to 1-4 on the season. Pacific improves to 1-1 on the year.
Three Tigers finished in double-figures for the game. Senior Khayla Pointer led the Tigers with 16 points. She also notched four rebounds and four assists. Senior Awa Trasi finished with 13 points on 3-5 shooting from beyond the arc. Redshirt Senior Faustine Aifuwa finished with 12 points and 13 rebounds. Her double-double is the 12th of her career.
HOW IT HAPPENED
The Tigers will remain in Las Vegas for the Duel in the Desert in the Thomas & Mack Center. They will be back in action on Sunday at 2 p.m. CT as they will face off against Loyola Marymount. The matchup will be streamed on FloHoops.com. As always, you can listen to the LSU Sports Radio Network on 107.3 FM in Baton Rouge.