NW State looks to sweep Central Ark.
Central Arkansas (12-18, 7-10) vs. Northwestern State (11-19, 6-11)
Prather Coliseum, Natchitoches, Louisiana; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Northwestern State goes for the season...
Jefferson leads Nicholls over Northwestern St. 83-60
THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Jeremiah Jefferson had 25 points as Nicholls romped past Northwestern State 83-60 on Wednesday night.
Jeremiah Buford had 16 points for Nicholls State (13-17, 6-11...
Lane scores 20 to lead Northwestern St. over UIW 68-60
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Ishmael Lane had 20 points as Northwestern State beat UIW 68-60 on Wednesday night.
DeAndre Love had 13 points for Northwestern State (11-17, 6-9 Southland...
UIW looks to end streak vs NW State
UIW (6-21, 1-13) vs. Northwestern State (10-17, 5-9)
Prather Coliseum, Natchitoches, Louisiana; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Northwestern State looks to extend UIW's...
Reed carries Northwestern St. over Stephen F. Austin 87-72
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — LaTerrance Reed had a season-high 27 points as Northwestern State defeated Stephen F. Austin 87-72 on Saturday.
Ishmael Lane had 18 points and 12 rebounds for Northwestern State (10-16, 5-8 Southland Conference), which broke its four-game home losing streak. C.J. Jones added 14 points and 10 assists. DeAndre Love had 10 points for the hosts.
Love carries Northwestern State over McNeese 74-72
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Malik Metoyer drove for a game-winning layup in the waning seconds to give Northwestern State a 74-72 win over McNeese on Saturday.
Sam Houston State hits 14 3-pointers in 78-64 win
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — R.J. Smith scored 16 points with four 3-pointers, Cameron Delaney added 15 with three 3s and Sam Houston State hit a season-high 14 3s to beat Northwestern State 78-64 on Wednesday night to win its seventh straight and remain unbeaten in Southland Conference play.
Marcus Harris hit four 3s for 12 points and Josh Delaney added 10 points for the Bearkats (11-8, 6-0), who held the Demons to 3 of 28 3-pointers.
Lane makes tip-in at buzzer, Northwestern State beats SFA
NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) — DeAndre Love had 16 points and seven rebounds and Ishmael Lane made a tip-in just before the final buzzer to give Northwestern State a 61-59 victory over Stephen F. Austin on Saturday night.
South’s free throw lifts Texas A&M-CC over Northwestern St.
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Kareem South scored 19 points, including the game-winning free throw, Elijah Schmidt blocked a potential game-tying shot at the buzzer, and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi beat Northwestern State 62-61 on Wednesday night.
Emmanuel Toney added 15 points for the Islanders (7-9, 2-1 Southland Conference), who made 12 of 19 free throws.
Reed leads Northwestern State past Champion Christian 86-65
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — LaTerrance Reed hit five 3-pointers and matched his career high with 17 points and Northwestern State had 12 different players score in an 86-65 romp over Champion Christian College on Sunday.
Reed missed all four of his shots from inside the arc, but sank 5 of 9 from beyond it. Ishmael Lane finished with 13 points on 5-of-7 shooting and eight rebounds for the Demons (5-8), who picked up their third straight win after a four-game skid.
Lane, Owens lead Northwestern State in 84-64 win
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Ishmael Lane scored 11 of his 17 points in the first half, Larry Owens added 14 points with six rebounds, and Northwestern State beat Division III Louisiana College 84-64 on Tuesday night.
DeAndre Love scored 10 points for the Demons (4-8), who turned it over 23 times, but outrebounded the Wildcats 50-35, led by seven boards apiece from Lane and Dalin Williams.
Hawkins, Lathon lead UTEP to 77-47 win over NW State
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Nigel Hawkins and Jordan Lathon had 16 points apiece to lead UTEP to a 77-47 victory over Northwestern State on Saturday night.
Hawkins was 4 of 8 from distance. Lathon grabbed nine rebounds with three assists and two steals. Efe Odigie added 14 points and Evan Gilyard chipped in 12 for UTEP (3-4).
UTEP, which led throughout, sprinted to an 11-3 lead and was up 37-20 at the half. The Miners pushed their advantage to 57-32 midway in the second half and coasted to the win.
Lane, Northwestern St. fend off Alabama A&M, 70-66 in OT
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Ishmael Lane scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds and Northwestern State earned its first win of the year, beating Alabama A&M 70-66 in overtime Friday night.
Rice dominates second half for 102-74 win over NW State
HOUSTON (AP) — Quentin Millora-Brown had 21 points to go with eight rebounds as Rice dominated the second half to roll over Northwestern State 102-74 on Saturday afternoon.
Rice (3-2) led throughout but could not break free of Northwestern State until the Owls opened the second half on a 15-4 run. Rice (3-2) led 39-35 at the break but smashed the Demons 63-39 in the second half for an easy win.