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.
Devin Williams' decision last month to sign with an agent and enter the NBA draft has left West Virginia in a tough spot.
Florida State's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.
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