Lamar 79, Louisiana College 64

Justin Nabors had 16 points and 24 rebounds to lead Lamar to a

79-64 victory against Louisiana College on Wednesday night.

Nabors’ rebound total is the fourth-highest in school history.

Kendrick Harris led the Cardinals (4-6) with 18 points, and Anthony

Miles added 13.

Korey Salmon had 17 points for Division III Louisiana College,

which led with just under nine minutes remaining. But after a layup

by Chukwuma Ekeh tied the score at 62-62 with 7:23 to play, the

Wildcats (4-3) went scoreless until 2:06 remained. During that

stretch, a layup and two free throws by Miles helped Lamar build a

nine-point cushion.

Jarrod Jackson had 15 points for Louisiana College, and Ekeh

added 12.