New Orleans beats Northwestern State 81-73 in OT
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Ezekiel Charles scored 10 of his career-high 31 points in overtime and New Orleans outscored Northwestern State 12-4 in the extra period for an 81-73 victory on Wednesday night.
New Orleans (13-9, 8-3 Southland Conference) has won four straight and eight of its last 10 games. Northwestern State (8-15, 3-7) has lost five of its last six.
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.
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Roddy Peters scored 32 points — 14 in the final 4:21 — and his free throw with two seconds left helped Nicholls to a 73-70 win over upset-minded Northwestern State on Wednesday night.
The win gives Nicholls a double bye in the Southland Conference Tournament. The Colonels have won eight straight and are 13-1 in their last 14 games.
Capps scores 21, SE Louisiana beats Northwestern St. 86-62
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Jordan Capps scored 21 points and Southeastern Louisiana rolled to an 86-62 victory over Northwestern State on Saturday night for its sixth straight win.
Southeastern Louisiana (19-10, 13-3 Southland Conference) is in sole possession of second place with Stephen F. Austin's loss to Lamar. The Lions are a game back of conference leader Nicholls (14-2) and conclude their season next week hosting the Colonels.
Lamar holds off Northwestern State 79-75
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Colton Weisbrod scored 25 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, James Harrison added 18 points with four 3-pointers, and Lamar held off Northwestern State 79-75 on Wednesday night for the Demons' 15th straight loss.
Torey Noel had 10 points and five assists for the Cardinals (15-10, 7-5 Southland Conference), who made eight 3-pointers and forced 18 turnovers but turned it over 14 times.
New Orleans wins 4th straight, beats Northwestern St. 82-64
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Travin Thibodeaux scored 21 points to lead four in double-figure scoring as New Orleans beat Northwestern State 82-64 on Wednesday night.
New Orleans (12-10, 9-2 Southland Conference) has won four straight and five of its last six games. Northwestern State (3-18, 0-10) has lost 13 in a row.
Thibodeaux shot 8 of 15 from the floor. Troy Green added 12 points for the Privateers. Makur Puou had 11 points and Ezekiel Charles 10.
Dixon, West lead Northwestern St past Louisiana Coll 88-58
ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — Darian Dixon and Jalan West scored 14 points apiece and Northwestern State used a balanced attack to defeat D-III Louisiana College 88-58 on Saturday.
Larry Owens and Ishmael Lane added 13 points apiece for the Demons (3-5) with Lane grabbing 10 rebounds. West, who hit four 3-pointers, had nine assists.
Taylan Grogan had 15 points for the Wildcats, who used the game as an exhibition.
Div III Le Tourneau upsets Northwestern State 99-84
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Nate West scored a career-high 32 points on 10-of-18 shooting, Alec Colhoff added 18 points, and Division III member Le Tourneau upset Northwestern State 99-84 on Sunday.
West made four 3-pointers and grabbed eight rebounds for the American Southwest Conference YellowJackets, who played it as an exhibition game. Justin Moore scored 14 points and Caleb Loggins had 10.