New Orleans Falls 88-83 Against Nicholls State - Game Recap
Jeremy Smith scored 17 points leading Nicholls State to an 88-83 victory over New Orleans at UNO Lakefront Arena on Thursday.
Nicholls State got 16 points from Dantrell Thomas and another 10 points from T.J. Carpenter. Shane Rillieux contributed 4 assists, while Ja'Dante' Frye cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
New Orleans got a 21-point performance from Cory Dixon, who was supported by 14 points from Traddarius McPhearson. Isaac Mack had 2 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Cory Dixon grabbed 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Nicholls State were victorious, as the score was 40-33 at the break.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-31.