Nicholls State vs New Orleans Wrap - New Orleans Wins 79-76
New Orleans grabbed a 79-76 win over Nicholls State on Wednesday, behind a 13-point effort from Corey Blake at UNO Lakefront Arena.
Lovell Cook had 12 points for New Orleans and Cory Dixon chipped in with 12 points. Corey Blake had 3 assists for them, while Cory Dixon was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Nicholls State got 36 points from Fred Hunter in a losing cause and another 14 points from T.J. Carpenter. Sam McBeath contributed 4 assists for them, while Fred Hunter had 9 rebounds.
New Orleans hit the break leading 41-36 before taking care of business in the second half.
Nicholls State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-25.