Scores

Final

New Orleans 72

(11-14, 8-9 Southland)

Lamar 89

(4-25, 3-14 Southland)

    8:45 PM ET, March 6, 2014

    Montagne Center, Beaumont, Texas

    1 2 T
    UNO 27 4572
    LAM 47 4289

    Top Performers

    New Orleans: K. Hill 13 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Lamar: N. Hilliard 19 Pts, 5 Reb, 11 Ast, 3 Stl

    Hilliard leads Lamar over New Orleans 89-70

    Associated Press

    BEAUMONT, Texas -- Nimrod Hilliard scored 19 points and dished out 11 assists to help Lamar snap a seven-game losing skid with an 89-70 victory over New Orleans on Thursday night.

    Hilliard scored 12 points in the first half as Lamar took a 47-27 halftime lead. New Orleans pulled within 12 points, 72-60 with 7:01 to play but would not get any closer.

    Hilliard was 5 of 13 from the field and 8 for 8 from the free-throw line. Anthony Holliday tied a career-high with 18 points and Amos Wilson added 17 points. Donovan Ross had 12 points and three steals for the Cardinals (4-25, 3-14 Southland).

    James Harrison scored 17 points and Kevin Hill added 11 with 11 rebounds to lead New Orleans (11-14, 8-9) which has lost three-straight and four of its last five games.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNO
    LAM
    Points 72 89
    FG Made-Attempted 26-53 (.491) 32-59 (.542)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-15 (.400) 3-17 (.176)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-23 (.609) 22-27 (.815)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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