KATY, Texas (AP) — Payten Ricks had 21 points as Abilene Christian edged past Southeastern Louisiana 69-66 in the semifinals of the Southland Conference tournament on Friday night.
Southeastern Louisiana (17-15, 13-6) vs. No. 2 seed Abilene Christian (25-6, 14-4)
Southland Conference Tourney Semifinals, Leonard E. Merrell Center, Katy, Texas; Friday, 7:30 p.m....
No. 7 seed Central Arkansas (14-18, 9-10) vs. No. 3 seed Southeastern Louisiana (16-15, 12-6)
Southland Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Leonard E. Merrell Center, Katy, Texas; Thursday,...
THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Jeremiah Jefferson had 28 points as Nicholls State topped Southeastern Louisiana 69-63 on Saturday.
Jeremiah Buford had 10 points for Nicholls State (14-17, 7-11...
Southeastern Louisiana (16-14, 12-5) vs. Nicholls State (13-17, 6-11)
David R. Stopher Gym, Thibodaux, Louisiana; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EST
New Orleans (17-11, 12-5) vs. Southeastern Louisiana (15-14, 11-5)
University Center, Hammond, Louisiana; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Southeastern Louisiana seeks revenge on New...
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Moses Greenwood had 22 points as Southeastern Louisiana defeated Northwestern State 69-55 on Saturday.
Brandon Gonzalez had 14 points and seven rebounds for Southeastern...
Northwestern State (11-17, 6-9) vs. Southeastern Louisiana (14-14, 10-5)
University Center, Hammond, Louisiana; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Southeastern Louisiana goes for the...
ABILENE, Texas (AP) — Moses Greenwood had 27 points and 11 rebounds as Southeastern Louisiana defeated Abilene Christian 75-66 on Saturday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Bryson Robinson had 23 points as New Orleans easily defeated Southeastern Louisiana 89-68 on Wednesday night.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Moses Greenwood had 15 points and 13 rebounds to lead five Southeastern Louisiana players in double figures as the Lions easily defeated McNeese State 88-52 on Saturday.
Parker Edwards added 14 points for the Lions. Marlain Veal chipped in 11, Kajon Brown scored 10 and Von Julien had 10. Veal also had seven assists for the Lions.
Southeastern Louisiana (13-13, 9-4 Southland Conference) posted a season-high 16 3-pointers.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Moses Greenwood had 25 points and 10 rebounds for his ninth double-double of the season, helping Southeastern Louisiana beat Incarnate Word 70-64 on Wednesday night.
Greenwood was 12 of 16 from the field to move past Troy Green for seventh all-time in SLU scoring. He is just five points shy of passing Brandon Fortenberry for sixth.
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Marlain Veal had 21 points as Southeastern Louisiana topped Central Arkansas 75-67 on Saturday. Moses Greenwood added 20 points for the Lions.
Veal made 11 of 12 free throws. He added seven assists. Greenwood had 11 rebounds for the Lions. He also had eight turnovers.
Parker Edwards had 16 points for Southeastern Louisiana (11-13, 7-4 Southland Conference), which earned its fifth consecutive road victory. Maxwell Starwood added seven rebounds.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Marlain Veal hit seven 3-pointers and scored 27 points and Southeastern Louisiana beat Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 64-58 on Wednesday night, handing the Islanders their third straight loss.
Moses Greenwood added 17 points and Keith Charleston had 11 for the Lions (10-13, 6-4 Southland Conference), who were outrebounded 33-24 but made eight 3-pointers to the Islanders' three.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Moses Greenwood scored 13 of his 21 points in the first half and Southeast Louisiana breezed to a 91-70 victory over Nicholls on Saturday.
Greenwood added 10 rebounds for his seventh double-double of the season for the Lions (9-13, 5-4 Southland Conference). Marlain Veal added 13 points and nine assists, but he hit just 1 of 7 from 3-point range as SELU shot 36 percent from distance but 53 percent overall. Von Julien pitched in with 10 points, seven assists and three steals.
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Marlain Veal totaled 21 points and six rebounds and Southeast Louisiana dominated the first half and coasted to a 69-53 victory over Northwestern State on Saturday.
HOUSTON (AP) — Marlain Veal scored 26 points with five 3-pointers and five assists and Southeastern Louisiana beat Houston Baptist 70-67 on Wednesday night to win its third straight.
Moses Greenwood added 15 points and Von Julien had nine with seven assists for the Lions (7-12, 3-3 Southland Conference), who outrebounded the Huskies 32-24, made 8 of 18 3-pointers and had 19 assists on 23 field goals.
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Marlain Veal hit five 3-pointers and scored 27 points, making all eight of his free throws in the final 47 seconds, to help Southeast Louisiana hold off McNeese 76-69 on Saturday.
Veal matched his season high by sinking 5 of 8 from 3-point range and 10 of 11 at the free-throw line for the Lions (6-12, 2-3 Southland Conference). Moses Greenwood added 14 points and nine rebounds, while Von Julien and Brandon Gonzalez scored 10 apiece.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Marlain Veal scored 22 points with four assists, three rebounds and three steals and Southeastern Louisiana beat Lamar 76-69 on Wednesday night for its first conference win.
The Lions (5-12, 1-3 Southland Conference) snapped their eight-game skid with a 26-for-50 shooting effort while making 18 of 22 from the foul line. Southeastern Louisiana overcame its 16 turnovers with the help of Lamar's 23 personal fouls.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Payten Ricks made a 3-pointer with three seconds remaining for Abilene Christian's only lead of the final three minutes and the Wildcats defeated Southeastern Louisiana 75-72 on Saturday.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Matthew Mondesir's tip-in with a second left lifted Central Arkansas to a 73-71 victory over Southeast Louisiana on Saturday.
Brandon Gonzalez's basket tied the game for Southeast Louisiana with 12 seconds left. DeAndre Jones missed a layup but Mondesir was there for the putback for the Bears (6-9, 1-1 Southland).
DeAndre Jones scored 18 points on 7-of-12 shooting to lead the Bears with Thatch Unruh adding 12.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Marlain Veal made a 3-pointer with three seconds left to cap Southeastern Louisiana's late rally for a 62-61 victory over Tulane on Saturday night.
The Lions (4-4) trailed the entire second half, and were down 11 points with under five minutes to play before Veal's game winner.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Moses Greenwood missed just two shots on his way to a career-high 27 points with 10 rebounds and Southeastern Louisiana beat Division III Louisiana College 86-71 on Monday night.
Greenwood finished 12 of 14 and blocked four shots at the other end. Marlain Veal added 18 points, six assists, five steals and four rebounds and Keith Charleston scored 13 and distributed four assists for Southeastern Louisiana (3-4).
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Marlain Veal had a triple-double as Southeastern Louisiana rallied in the second half to beat Stetson 69-57 on Saturday.
Veal finished with 24 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. Moses Greenwood added 26 points to go with 10 rebounds and two blocked shots. Keith Charleston also pulled down 10 rebounds for the Lions (2-3).
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech responded well when moderately tested for the first time. The Red Raiders still haven't trailed this season.
Jarrett Culver scored 21 points, Norense Odiase grabbed a career-best 13 rebounds and the Red Raiders shrugged off Southeastern Louisiana for a 59-40 victory Tuesday night to improve to 3-0.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Moses Greenwood and Marlain Veal scored 12 points apiece to lead six players in double figures and Southeastern Louisiana rolled to a 78-57 victory over NAIA-member William Carey University on Friday night.
Moses added nine rebounds and three blocked shots for the Lions (1-1), while Veal pitched in five assists. Quinton Thomas and Parker Edwards scored 11 each for SE Louisiana and Ty Brewer and Kajon Brown added 10 points apiece.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Moses Greenwood scored 18 points, Eddy Polanco scored 11 with 10 rebounds and Southeastern Louisiana beat Nicholls 69-57 on Saturday to earn a share of the Southland Conference regular season title.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Jordan Capps scored 12 of his 18 points in the first half as Southeastern Louisiana built a 23-point halftime advantage and cruised to a 71-64 victory over New Orleans on Wednesday night.
Southeastern Louisiana (17-10, 11-3 Southland Conference) has won five of its last six games, and has 17 wins for the first time since the 2009-10 season. New Orleans (13-12, 10-4) has lost two of its last three since having its four-game win streak snapped.
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Marlain Veal scored six of his 20 points in the final seconds to help Southeastern Louisiana hold off McNeese for a 74-67 victory on Saturday.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Joshua Filmore made seven 3-pointers for his 21 points and Southeastern Louisiana defeated Incarnate Word 86-68 on Wednesday night.
It was the second time this season Filmore went 7 of 11 from the arc, matching his Jan. 17 effort against Houston Baptist.
The Lions (15-10, 9-3) are tied for second place in the Southland Conference with Sam Houston State and New Orleans, a half-game back of Nicholls (9-2).
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Eddy Polanco scored seven of his 19 points in the final minute to help Southeastern Louisiana fight off Central Arkansas' comeback bid for an 89-84 win on Saturday night.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Christopher Galbreath Jr. scored 25 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Sam Houston State knocked Southeastern Louisiana out of a share of first place in the Southland Conference with a 75-65 win on Wednesday night.
The Lions entered the game tied with Nicholls atop the Southland standings.
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.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Marlain Veal scored 15 points and converted a key 3-point play to lead Southeastern Louisiana to a 63-58 victory over Lamar on Wednesday night to remain undefeated atop the Southland Conference standings.
The Lions (10-7, 4-0) are off to their best conference start since joining the league in the 1997-98 season. Lamar (10-8, 2-3) has lost three straight.
ABILENE, Texas (AP) — Jordan Capps scored 16 points to help Southeastern Louisiana stay undefeated in the Southland Conference with a 72-70 win over Abilene Christian on Saturday.
The Lions (9-7, 3-0) survived a late challenge after they appeared to be in good shape when Jabbar Singleton's 3-pointer made it 66-59 with 1:12 to go. Abilene Christian's Jaylen Franklin scored on the Wildcats' next four possessions to close the gap to three with 23 seconds left.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Jordan Capps scored 25 points on 10-for-13 shooting, Jabbar Singleton added 23 with five 3-pointers and six players reached double figures as Southeastern Louisiana got back on the winning track 106-77 over Southern-New Orleans on Thursday night
George Brock, who played at Southeastern last season, poured in a career-high 43 points to lead the NAIA Knights (3-7). Brock put up 32 shots, made 17 and hit seven 3-pointers. The rest of the team shot a combined 12 for 30.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Jordan Capps scored 21 points and Moses Greenwood added 15 with nine rebounds and two blocked shots to help Southeastern Louisiana beat NAIA Loyola New Orleans 80-53 on Tuesday night for its fourth consecutive win.
D'Angelo West added 12 points, all on 3-pointers, for Southeastern Louisiana (4-4).
The Lions took the lead for good on James Currington's free throw fewer than three minutes in, used an 8-0 run to make it 28-11 and led by double figures the rest of the way.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Davon Hayes hit four 3-pointers and finished with 20 points, Moses Greenwood had a double-double and Southeastern Louisiana beat Nicholls State 72-44 on Wednesday night.
Greenwood finished with 14 points, on 7-of-11 shooting, and a career-high 13 rebounds while Eddy Polanco scored 11 with nine rebounds and a career-best five assists for Southeastern Louisiana (13-10, 6-4 Southland Conference).
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — John Dewey III hit a pair of free throws with six seconds left to allow Sam Houston St to escape with a 71-69 victory over Southeastern Louisiana and grab a share of first place in the Southland Conference Saturday night.
The Bearkats, who have now won seven straight, are tied with New Orleans atop the conference standings, one game ahead of Stephen F. Austin and two games up on Lamar, Southeastern Louisiana and Incarnate Word.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Moses Greenwood led with 17 points and all five starters reached double-digit scoring as Southeastern Louisiana defeated Houston Baptist 83-71 on Saturday night.
Greenwood has scored in double figures in 10 of the last 11 games and also made five steals. Davon Hays added 16 points for Southeastern Louisiana (12-8, 5-2 Southland), Jabbar Singleton 14, Marlain Veal 11 and James Currington 10.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Moses Greenwood had 19 points, Davon Hayes scored nine of his 16 points in the final five minutes and Southeastern Louisiana beat McNeese State 79-75 on Sunday.
Kalob Ledoux hit a 3-pointer capped a 15-6 run and gave McNeese its first lead of the game, 64-61 with 6:46 left. Hayes scored the last five points during a 12-4 spurt and SLU (11-8, 4-2 Southland Conference) led 73-68 with three minutes remaining.
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Colton Weisbrod scored a season-high 34 points and Lamar rode a big first half to a 74-54 win over Southeast Louisiana Saturday.
The Cardinals bounced back from a tough, four-point loss to New Orleans in overtime Thursday. They raced to an 18-point lead by intermission, 44-26.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Marlain Veal had 24 points and six assists, and Southeastern Louisiana won its 14th straight home game in a 74-63 victory over Incarnate Word on Monday.
The Lions avenged their last loss at home against UIW on Jan. 16, 2016.
Incarnate Word used a 13-1 run to get within 44-42. Veal ended SE Louisiana's drought of 4:22 for a four-point lead with 11:10 left and his basket at 2:31 gave the Lions a 65-55 lead.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Eddy Polanco made 5 of 7 from 3-point range and finished with 17 points to help Southeastern Louisiana open its Southland Conference season with a 75-53 win over Abilene Christian on Saturday.
The Lions (8-6, 1-0) never trailed after the opening five minutes and pulled away with a 13-0 run to lead 65-43 with 5:44 left. James Currington added 14 points, Moses Greenwood scored 13 and Dimi Cook 10.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Davon Hayes scored 29 points and drilled seven 3-pointers and Southeastern Louisiana routed Florida A&M 108-69 on Monday night.
Moses Greenwood hit 10 of his 12 shots for 23 points and Eddy Polanco added 13 for the Lions (6-4), who are 5-0 at home this season and topped the 100-point barrier for the first time since January 2015.
Southeastern Louisiana hit 14 3-pointers and shot 58 percent overall.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Moses Greenwood scored 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to help lead Southeastern Louisiana to an 89-72 win over Xavier University of Louisiana on Monday night.
Greenwood finished an efficient 9 of 13 from the field and hit 5 of 7 at the free throw line.
Davon Hayes finished with 17 points and Marlain Veal added 14 and nine assists for the Lions (3-1), who shot 56 percent from the field and 11 of 23 from long distance.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Marlain Veal scored 22 points on 8-for-12 shooting and Dominc Nelson had 12 points and 13 rebounds sending Southeastern Louisiana past Jackson State 84-71 on Wednesday night.
Veal, who added a game-high six assists and two steals, scored in double figures for the third-straight game. Nelson had his first career double-double and both were career highs.
Jabbar Singleton and Eddy Polanco also had career highs with 15 and 12 points respectively.