NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) -- Balanced scoring won the game as Northwestern State beat Central Arkansas 78-66 on Saturday for its sixth straight victory.
Eric Woods led the Demons (12-9, 7-2 Southland) with 12 points, and Jermaine Spencer and Trey Gilder added 10 each.Nate Bowie came off the bench to score a season-high 21 points for the Bears (8-15, 2-7), who were behind only 36-32 at halftime. Durrell Nevels added 14 points, and DaMarcus Bell 11.The Demons had scored 98 points in three of their last four games, and have averaged nearly 90 points in their six-game streak. They shot 45 percent from the field, made seven 3-point shots, and forced UCA into 26 turnovers.