Northwestern State vs Louisiana-Monroe

Northwestern St. 76, Louisiana-Monroe 63


MONROE, La. (AP) - Louis Ellis scored 19 points as Northwestern State beat Louisiana-Monroe 76-63 on Thursday night.

Ellis opened the game by making back-to-back 3-pointers to give Northwestern State (5-5) an early 6-0 lead. The Demons wouldn't look back, leading by at least seven points throughout the entire game.

Northwestern State knocked down a season high 13 shots from deep, nailing 46.4 percent of their 3-pointers (13 of 28). Ellis made a team high six 3s, taking 10 attempts.

Gary Stewart added 12 points, including two 3-pointers, and Shamir Davis recorded 11 points, six assists and four steals for the Demons.

Fred Brown led Louisiana-Monroe (1-10) with 14 points and Charles Winborne added 13 points.

The game was the 118th meeting between the two teams. Louisiana-Monroe leads the series 70-48, however, Northwestern State has won the past six meetings.

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Northwestern State Demons
G. Roberson, F231-23-44125
W. Mosley, C151-12-24034
S. Davis, G243-64-516311
L. Ellis, G236-111-232119
D. Jacobs, G91-30-00013
G. Stewart244-92-331212
J. Hulbin173-71-24018
P. Robinson170-31-41111
O. Evans151-12-34114
T. Washington132-30-02136
J. Brisco101-20-01212
M. Frazier100-21-21031
Totals 23-5017-2729152276
Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks
C. Bibi Ndongo, F261-23-54225
F. Ribeiro, C60-00-01010
F. Brown, G295-104-404414
C. Winborne, G275-82-420113
H. Mingo, G120-22-22002
T. Mackey293-91-22058
S. McClellan194-72-292510
R. McCray190-10-04200
T. Lindsey131-23-32155
M. Hansberry70-23-40003
D. Martin70-20-10000
R. Smith61-21-20003
Totals 20-4721-2931112363
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