NEW ORLEANS (AP) Justin Hopkins had a career-high 20 points as Texas Southern beat New Orleans 95-89 in overtime in the first round of the CIT on Wednesday night.
Jeremy Combs had 19 points for Texas Southern (22-13). Devocio Butler added 15 points. Jalyn Patterson had 14 points for the road team.
Butler hit 1 of 2 free throws with 16 seconds left in regulation to tie it at 81.