NEW ORLEANS -- Lovell Cook scored 22 points to lead five New Orleans players in double figures as the Privateers coasted to a 100-59 victory over NAIA opponent Central Baptist on Monday night.
In their only game this season in the Human Performance Center, a smaller facility than their usual Lakefront Arena home, the Privateers (8-14) scored 100 points for the first time since their last game there, a 102-62 victory over Champion Baptist on Feb. 25, 2012.
New Orleans scored 14 unanswered points to take a 33-16 lead with 7:50 remaining in the first half. The Mustangs (7-23) committed six of their 18 first-half turnovers during that stretch
Nelson also had 11 assists, eight rebounds and five steals in 29 minutes.