INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have hired five new people in their scouting department less than two weeks after this year's NFL draft.
Indy has hired Morocco Brown as director of college scouting, Kyle Childress as college scouting coordinator, Brian Decker as player personnel strategist, Ed Dodds as vice president of player personnel and Rex Hogan as vice president of player personnel.
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Lance Potier scored seven of his nine points in overtime to lift McNeese State over Northwestern State 79-72 on Saturday in a Southland Conference opener.
The game was tied at 68 with 3:17 to play. Potier then scored seven of the next nine points for the Cowboys to give them a 77-72 lead with a minute left. Potier blocked a layup attempt on Northwestern State's next possession, and Howard Thomas made a pair of free throws to seal it.
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Sabri Thompson scored 18 points and Northwestern State closed out the non-conference play with an 86-66 win over Division III Louisiana College on Wednesday night.
The Demons (6-5) open Southland Conference play Saturday against McNeese State.
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Zeek Woodley was 6 of 12 from the floor for 14 points to lead Northwestern State to a 79-67 win over UTEP on Saturday night.
Devonte Hall was 3 of 5 from beyond the arc for 11 points and dished out six assists. Ishmael Lane also had 11 points.
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Zeek Woodley scored 26 points, including a basket with 10 seconds remaining and Northwestern State rallied to beat LeTourneau 92-87 on Friday.
Woodley was 8 of 16 from the field and made all eight of his free throws for the Demons (1-2).