North Texas 72, La Lafayette 69

DENTON, Texas, (AP)-- Wayne Williams scored 16 points to lead New
Orleans over North Texas 72-69 on Saturday night.

Nathaniel Parker added 13 points and 12 rebounds for New Orleans
(4-9,1-1 Sun Belt), and scored the go-ahead basket with 1:48
remaining in the game.

North Texas (8-5,1-1) was led by Kendrick Davis with 19 points,
and Jeffrey Simpson who had 16.

New Orleans led 46-39 at the half.