Overall it was a winning weekend for state schools as the teams combined for a 7-5 record overall on Saturday.
LSU couldn't break out of their slump as they dropped another one to Arkansas on Saturday 86-99. This is LSUs fifth straight loss and drops them to 1-6 in SEC play.
Tulane also lost to Cincinnati on Saturday by a score of 61-78. Cincinnati is a good team so this outcome wasn't shocking, Tulane drops to 1-6 in the American.
Louisiana Tech kept their winning streak going as they handled North Texas 81-57. Louisiana Tech has now won four in a row and they hold on to their second place spot at 6-1 in CUSA.
ULL snapped a two game skid as they won at Texas State 79-73. The win puts the Cajuns back at .500 in the Sun Belt at 3-3.
ULM dropped their 6th consecutive conference game as they lost on the road to UT-Arlington 55-71. The Warhawks are now 0-6 in conference.
Northwestern St won the only in state matchup of the weekend as they beat McNeese in Lake Charles by a score of 78-65. Northwestern St has now won two of their last three to get to 2-4 in conference while McNeese drops to 3-4 in Southland play.
Nicholls lost at home to Lamar on Saturday 76-87. The loss drops Nicholls to 3-4 in the Southland.
UNO kept their good play going as they went to Central Arkansas and won 81-63. This win moves UNO to 6-1 in conference and keeps them sitting on top of the Southland standings.
Southeastern took care of Houston Baptist winning 83-71 in Hammond. Southeastern ups their winning streak to three straight games and improves to 5-2 in the league.
Southern pulled out a close against Alabama A&M winning 53-52. Southern continues to hold on to second place in the SWAC as they improve to 5-2 in conference.
And finally Grambling got back in the win column as they beat Jackson State by a score of 72-57. This win snapped a two game losing streak for Grambling and moved them to 3-4 in SWAC play.
RPIs and records have been updated in the OP.
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