HOUSTON -- Dauson Womack had 15 points and 12 rebounds Monday night and Houston Baptist defeated New Orleans 65-52 Monday night for its eighth consecutive win.
Houston Baptist made only 27 percent of its shots in the first half and New Orleans led 24-23. The Huskies shot 50 percent after halftime to finish at 38 percent for the game.
New Orleans, an independent, has lost three in a row and fell to 0-12 on the road. The Privateers have one game remaining, Sunday at Texas-Pan American.
Maryland point guard Melo Trimble, considered a lock to leave the program before struggling in the second half last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return for his junior season.
|Stephen F. Austin||18-0||-||28-6|
|Sam Houston State||12-6||6||18-16|