Mid-way through the second half, the Southern University at New Orleans Knights cut the Xavier University of Louisiana Gold Rush lead down to four. Despite that, the Gold Rush went on to win by 16 points, 78-62. “We were trying to work on our energy and intensity in this game,” said the Rush head coach, AJ Williams. “It’s hard when you’ve had a week off to withstand the energy needed to win, so I challenged them to come out and play. Do the small things.