Dillard won its third conference game of the season with a victory over SUNO.
Dillard won its third conference game of the season with a victory over SUNO.
Men's Basketball - Sat, Feb. 21, 2015
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Southern University at New Orleans
Dillard
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Southern-New Orleans (La.292756
Dillard University273461
Feb. 21, 2015
New Orleans, LA
Southern-New Orleans (La.Indv. LeadersDillard University
#21 Kevin Dukes - 18Points #50 Jarrain Jenkins - 20
#43 Joe Brown - 7Rebounds #22 Houston Chatman - 6
#43 Joe Brown - 4Assists #22 Houston Chatman - 7
Southern-New Orleans (La.Team StatisticsDillard University
44.6% (25 - 56) Field Goals % 55.1% (27 - 49)
5.6% (1 - 18) 3 Point Field Goals % 40% (4 - 10)
71.4% (5 - 7) Free Throws 33.3% (3 - 9)
26Rebounds 31
12Assists 19
11Turnovers 13
102nd Chance Pts 13

(New Orleans, La.)  Junior Jarrain Jenkins (JR/White Castle, LA) finished with a game-high 20 points in Dillard's 61-56 victory over Southern University at New Orleans at the Battlefield in Dent Hall.  With the win, Dillard earned its third conference victory of the season.

As a team the Bleu Devils (5-21, 3-8 GCAC) shot 55 percent from the field while SUNO (4-19, 1-10 GCAC) shot 45 percent.

Freshman Patrick Thompson (FR/Dutchtown,LA) continued his decent rookie campaign with a solid performance for Dillard.  He finished with 14 points on 6-of-10 shooting and also grabbed two boards to go along with one assist and one steal in 25 minutes of action.

DU continues GCAC play as they travel to Jacksonville to face Edward Waters College on Monday, February 23.  Tip-off is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

  

*Photo provided by A. Williams

 
 
MEN'S BASKETBALL
Record: 0-0 Home: 0-0 Away: 0-0 GCAC: 0-0