Houston Baptist roars back to beat Northwestern St, 77-70
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) David Caraher scored 23 points, grabbed nine rebounds and passed for five assists as Houston Baptist roared back from a 17-point first-half deficit to keep Northwestern State winless in Southland Conference play, 77-70 on Wednesday night.
Northwestern State hit 11 of its first 15 shots to take a quick, 22-7 lead, but the Huskies closed the half on a 30-17 run over the final 10 minutes to trail by just four at intermission, 43-39 of the first half.
Houston Baptist held the Demons scoreless for more than six minutes as they closed out the game.