Stone scored 23 points and grabbed 14 rebounds for his fourth double-double of the season and Johnson added 11 points and 11 boards.
The Redhawks (5-4) never trailed, racing to a 25-11 edge, but committed four turnovers and scored only seven points in the final six minutes of the first half to lead 40-34 at intermission.
After New Orleans (2-4) got to 44-40 with 16:39 left, Southeast Missouri State reeled off eight straight points, including a pair of 3-pointers by Marland Smith.
The Redhawks outshot the Privateers 53.3 percent (32 of 60) to 38.1 percent (24 of 63).
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association says it won't move its headquarters, its basketball tournament or other conference championships from North Carolina, despite
|Southeast Missouri State||2-14||8||5-24|
|Stephen F. Austin||18-0||-||28-6|
|Sam Houston State||12-6||6||18-16|