Louisiana Tech built a double-digit lead early in the first half but Middle Tennessee cut it to 36-33 with about two minutes left. Langston hit a 3 at the halftime buzzer, then Archibald opened the second half with another 3, sparking a 14-2 run and the Blue Raiders never got closer.
Archibald tossed an alley-oop pass to Duruji for an emphatic two-handed slam dunk that made it 70-52 with 2:25 left.
No. 2 Louisville looks past scoreboard vs. South Carolina Upstate
While No. 2 Louisville hasn't played the toughest schedule so far, it certainly has looked the part of a national championship contender, particularly when it comes to offensive efficiency.
Once again, No. 16 Memphis deals with life without Wiseman
which hasn't beaten a Division I team in a nonconference game in six seasons -- and cruised to a 102-56 win Saturday night.
Finally ranked, No. 20 Tennessee looks to move up
Now that the Tennessee Volunteers have climbed into the rankings, their next task is to stay there. The first team standing in their way of that goal comes to town on Wednesday.