NCAA Basketball

Northwestern State Demons (8-9)


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vs. SamHou 
L 68-77
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@ McNe 
W 78-65
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@ SELa 
5:30 PM PT6:30 PM MT7:30 PM CT8:30 PM ET1:30 PM GMT9:30 PM 北京时间6:30 PM MST8:30 PM EST
@ Lamar 
2:30 PM PT3:30 PM MT4:30 PM CT5:30 PM ET10:30 PM GMT6:30 PM 北京时间3:30 PM MST5:30 PM EST
@ CenArk 
5:00 PM PT6:00 PM MT7:00 PM CT8:00 PM ET1:00 PM GMT9:00 PM 北京时间6:00 PM MST8:00 PM EST

Thompson leads NW State to 78-65 win over McNeese State

LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) Sabri Thompson nailed 5 of 7 from long range for 21 points as Northwestern State started strong and finished off McNeese State 78-65 on Saturday.

Izaihiah Sweeney finished with 14 points with seven rebounds, Josh Boyd added 11 points while dishing out six assists and Ishmael Lane contributed 10 for Northwestern State (8-9, 2-4 Southland Conference) which has won two of the last three after dropping three straight.

Sweeney drilled a 3-pointer and followed with a layup to give Northwestern State an 18-12 lead in the first half. The Demons pushed that to a 31-23 halftime advantage and led 51-37 midway of the second period. McNeese State's Kalob Ledoux completed a 3-point play to close to 55-50. Sweeney answered with a layup and the Demons pulled away in the final minutes.

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Leaders
Points: Z. Woodley17.6
Rebounds: T. Joseph6.5
Assists: D. Hall4.6
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: D. Hall75.0%
3P%: S. Thompson39.8%
Steals: D. Hall1.4
Blocks: I. Lane0.8
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova19-1
2 Kansas18-1
3 UCLA19-2
4 Gonzaga19-0
5 Kentucky17-2
6 Baylor18-1
7 West Virginia15-4
7 Creighton18-2
9 North Carolina18-3
10 Florida State18-2
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas18-1
2 Villanova19-1
3 UCLA19-2
4 Gonzaga19-0
5 Kentucky17-2
6 Baylor18-1
7 Creighton18-2
8 West Virginia15-4
9 North Carolina18-3
10 Oregon18-2
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Southland Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
New Orleans 6-1 11-7
Sam Houston State 6-2 15-6
Southeastern Louisiana 5-2 12-8
Lamar 4-3 12-8
Stephen F. Austin 4-3 9-10
Nicholls 3-4 10-10
Incarnate Word 3-4 8-10
McNeese State 3-4 6-12
Central Arkansas 3-4 4-16
Houston Baptist 3-5 7-11
Northwestern State 2-4 8-9
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 2-5 9-9
Abilene Christian 2-5 8-10
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 75.2 (147)
Rebounds: 13.2 (28)
Assists: 13.4 (197)
FG%: 42.7% (267)
FT%: 65.5% (296)
3P%: 34.2% (219)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 78.2 (303)
Rebounds: 25.6 (175)
Assists: 15.4 (313)
FG%: 46.2% (297)
FT%: 65.6% (28)
3P%: 37.2% (290)
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