Green carries New Orleans past Houston Baptist 75-74

Mar 2, 2022, 6:35 AM | Updated: 9:01 pm

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Troy Green had 28 points as New Orleans won its 10th consecutive home game, edging past Houston Baptist 75-74 on Wednesday night.

Sam Hofman’s 3-pointer for Houston Baptist capped the scoring with 57 seconds to play.

Derek St. Hilaire had 16 points for New Orleans (17-11, 12-4 Southland Conference). Jahmel Myers added 12 points. Tyson Jackson had 10 points and eight rebounds.

Hofman and Brycen Long had 17 points apiece for the Huskies (9-17, 5-11). Darius Lee had 16 points, seven rebounds and seven assists.

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