Unruh carries Cent. Arkansas past Northwestern St. 70-63
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Thatch Unruh had 30 points as Central Arkansas beat Northwestern State 70-63 on Saturday.
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...
Bonds lifts Houston Baptist past Northwestern St. 92-54
HOUSTON (AP) — Braxton Bonds had 13 points to lead five Houston Baptist players in double figures as the Huskies easily defeated Northwestern State 92-54 on Wednesday night.
Garth scores 23 to lift Lamar over Northwestern St. 75-70
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Nick Garth had 23 points as Lamar defeated Northwestern State 75-70 on Wednesday night.
Jordan Hunter had 19 points for Lamar (13-12, 6-6 Southland Conference). Josh Nzeakor added 17 points and eight rebounds. Christian Barrett had 10 rebounds for the home team.
Malik Metoyer had 12 points for the Demons (9-16, 4-8). Ishmael Lane added 11 points. LaTerrance Reed had 10 points.
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.
Lane powers Northwestern State past Central Arkansas
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Ishmael Lane had 22 points, 13 rebounds and two big free throws and Northwestern State held off Central Arkansas 80-75 on Saturday night.
Malik Metoyer made two free throws to give Northwestern State a 78-75 lead with 19 seconds to go. Although trailing by three, Central Arkansas got to the line twice in the next 10 seconds of play but missed all four free throws. Lane made two free throws with six seconds left to wrap up the win.
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.
Northwestern State rallies to beat McNeese 66-61
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Ishmael Lane had 17 points and 12 rebounds on Saturday and Northwestern State rallied late and held on for a 66-61 win over McNeese.
The Demons (6-9, 1-1 Southland Conference) used a 14-3 run to take a 60-54 lead on Brian White's jumper with 58 seconds left in the game. The Cowboys (5-10, 1-1) scored four quick points to get the deficit down to two, but White answered with a layup and Lane and Malik Metoyer each made a pair of free throws to secure the win.
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.
Robinson, New Orleans beat Northwestern State 73-67
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Bryson Robinson scored 17 points and Ezekiel Charles tied his career highs with four 3-pointers and 15 points to help New Orleans beat Northwestern State 73-67 on Wednesday night.
Travin Thibodeaux added 11 points for New Orleans (10-10, 7-2 Southland Conference).
Capps, Veal help SE Louisiana beat Northwestern State 85-58
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Jordan Capps scored 21 points and Marlain Veal added 12 points, six rebounds, eight assists and a career-high tying six steals to help Southeastern Louisiana beat Northwestern State 85-58 on Saturday night.
James Currington and Moses Greenwood had 12 points apiece for Southeastern Louisiana (12-8, 6-1 Southland Conference). The Lions have won six of their last seven games and are off to their best start in conference play since the 2004-05 season.
Smith hits winner, Texas A&M-CC clips Northwestern St 67-65
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Myles Smith scored the game-winner on a jump shot from 12 feet with less than a second on the clock, but Texas A&M-Corpus Christi still had to survive a full-court pass and a twisting scoop shot by Northwestern State for the 67-65 win Wednesday night.
Sean Rhea scored a career-best 17 points with eight rebounds for Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (4-9, 1-2 Southland Conference) and the last-second winner put Smith at seven points for the game. Tre Gray added 10.
NAIA power LSU Shreveport upsets Northwestern State, 85-84
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Benjamin Batts hit a 3-pointer to get LSU Shreveport within a point of Northwestern State with a minute to play and DJ Clayton scored on a layup with 14 seconds left to lift the NAIA-Pilots to an 85-84 upset of the Division I Demons Saturday night in the second annual Shreveport-Bossier Holiday Classic at the Gold Dome.
Northwestern State forward out indefinitely with knee injury
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Northwestern State sophomore forward Malik Metoyer is sidelined indefinitely after injuring his knee in a pickup game while at home during the Christmas holiday.
Coach Mike McConathy says Metoyer, a 6-7 player from Clarence, Louisiana, suffered a torn ligament. Athletic trainer Devin Thulin says there's a chance he may be able to rehabilitate the knee and return to competition later this season.