No. 18 Mississippi State bedevils Northwestern State

Arnett Moultrie dropped 24 points and pulled 67.

Wendell Lewis scored 14 points on 6-of-8 from the floor and Rodney Hood added 11 points and six rebounds for the Bulldogs (12-1), who have won 11 consecutive games since losing to Akron on November 9.

Shamir Davis led the Demons (7-6) with 15 points and Louis Ellis added 13 points. Gary Stewart finished with 12 for Northwestern State, which had its three-game winning streak halted.