New Orleans vs Central Arkansas

New Orleans outlasts Central Arkansas 88-79


  •  

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) Cory Dixon scored 20 points and New Orleans pulled away from Central Arkansas for an 88-79 victory Saturday.

After a first half with nine ties and 12 lead changes, New Orleans (9-10, 6-5 Southland Conference) held a lead for most of the second half. But the Privateers could not extend the lead to more than seven points until Dixon hit a pair of free throws with 1:57 remaining for an 80-72 advantage.

Five straight points from LaQuentin Miles cut the lead to 82-77 with 58 seconds left before New Orleans made all six free throw attempts in the final 30 seconds.

Tevin Broyles and Christavious Gill scored 12 points each for New Orleans and Tradarrius McPhearson added 11 points. Kevin Hill had nine points and 11 rebounds.

Miles scored 28 points on 12-of-17 shooting to lead Central Arkansas (6-16, 3-8). Phabian Glasco added 12 points and five blocks.

Copyright 2016 by STATS LLC. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
New Orleans (9-10) «414788
Central Arkansas (6-16)403979

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin18-028-661
Texas A&M-CC15-325-885
Incarn Word12-617-12163
Sam Houston12-618-16178
Hou. Baptist10-817-17225
SE Louisiana9-912-21331
Abil Chr.8-1013-18321
McNeese St.7-119-20341
New Orleans6-1210-20343
Nicholls St.6-1211-23313
C. Arkansas6-127-21338
Nwestern St.5-138-20344
Lamar3-1511-19336
 
Other games
BAMA 69 Final
FLA 78
UVA 64 Final
GT 45
VT 57 Final
PITT 62
TEXAS 57 Final
KSU 74
UK 69 Final
MSST 59
MICH 67 Final
IOWA 85
TCU 69 Final
IAST 84
WVU 69 Final
KAN 83
STL 65 Final
LAS 63
DUKE 89 Final
BC 68
BAYL 72 Final
OKLA 88
CINCY 55 Final
SMU 76
GONZ 54 Final
MEMP 60
WICH 82 Final
NIOWA 73
OKST 61 Final
TXTCH 65
NEV 58 Final
SDSU 73