HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Najee Garvin had a career-high 30 points as Nicholls State narrowly defeated Southeastern Louisiana 86-84 in overtime. Nick Caldwell led the Lions with 19 points.
La. Tech beats UAB – again!
Cobe Williams posted 16 points with five assists as Louisiana Tech narrowly defeated UAB 69-64, its sixth win in seven games.
Louisiana Tech swept the weekend series with UAB, knocking the Blazers out of first place in the Conference USA West Division.
UAB and Louisiana Tech are now 2-3 in the standings behind North Texas.
Kenneth Lofton, Jr. had 13 points for Louisiana Tech. Tavin Lovan had 19 points and eight rebounds for the Blazers, Quan Jackson added 12 points.
Wilson lifts Louisiana-Lafayette past ULM 88-72
Mylik Wilson had 20 points as Louisiana-Lafayette topped ULM 88-72 in Monroe. Russell Harrison led the Warhawks with 17 points.
Teasett lifts Northwestern St. over McNeese St. 69-66
Carvell Teasett had 17 points off the bench to lift Northwestern State to a 69-66 win over McNeese State. Carlos Rosario led the Cowboys on Saturday with a season-high 20 points.
Nicholas leads Texas Southern past Grambling St. 75-73
Joirdon Karl Nicholas posted 13 points and 14 rebounds to lift Texas Southern to a 75-73 win over Grambling State. Prince Moss led Grambling State with 15 points.