HAMMOND, La. -- Christavious Gill scored a career-high 21 points as New Orleans beat Southeastern Louisiana 90-85 Thursday night, giving the Privateers their first three-game winning streak of the season.
Jeffery Ricard's layup with 12:10 to play gave Southeastern (9-11, 4-5 Southland Conference) a 57-51 lead. New Orleans responded with a 20-6 run, capped by a three-point play from Kevin Hill, to open up and eight-point lead with just more than 7 minutes remaining.
The Privateers (8-9, 5-4) made 9 of 10 free throws in the final 1:08 to hold off the Lions.
Mike Brey is looking at former Notre Dame players to fill two assistant jobs that have opened up with the departures of Martin Ingelsby and Anthony Solomon.
Purdue's 2016-17 prospects got a jolt Wednesday when forward Caleb Swanigan announced he will return for his sophomore season.
Clemson's Jaron Blossomgame says he is withdrawing from the NBA draft and returning to school for a final season.
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