Stephen F Austin handles New Orleans 79-54
NACODOCHES, Texas (AP) Jacob Parker scored 19 points and Stephen F. Austin handled New Orleans 79-54 on Monday.
Parker was 7 of 10 from the floor, including 3 of 5 beyond the arc. Jared Johnson contributed 15 points on 5-of-6 shooting while Thomas Walkup and Dallas Cameron added 12. It was reserve guard Cameron’s career-high. The Lumberjacks shot 63 percent and was 6 of 14 beyond the arc.
Stephen F. Austin (15-3, 5-0 Southland), which extended its winning streak to 14 games, raced out to a 13-2 lead – behind seven points by Jared Johnson – and led 36-29 at the break.
The Lumberjacks pushed the lead over 20 when Clide Geffrard’s layup made it 61-40 with 9:38 left.
Christavious Gill paced New Orleans with 13 points and Terrance Syon added 11 points and six boards.