Incarnate Word edges New Orleans 71-68
Hittle was 8 of 15 from the field - including four 3-pointers - and 7 of 9 from the free-throw line for the Cardinals (7-7, 2-1 Southland). Derail Green added 10 points, making all eight of his free throw attempts.
Hittle made a pair from the line, and after UNO's Travin Thibodeaux missed a pair, Jontrell Walker made two free throws with 12 seconds left. UNO's Christavious Gill missed a 3-pointer with 3 seconds left. Gill, UNO's leading scorer - who averages over 14 points - was 2-of-11 shooting with eight points.