NCAAB Game Recap - McNeese State at Nicholls State
Wed Mar 4, 2020 8:00 PM EST

StFNY
58
RobM
59
F
TCU
66
Kansas
75
F
Bry
61
StFPA
87
F
MtStM
59
SacHr
61
F
Dayt
84
URI
57
F
FaDi
72
LongI
73
F
MorSt
67
TNSt
74
F(OT)
Wyo
80
ColSt
74
F
JacSt
61
E IL
67
F
SJSU
66
NM
79
F
FlaSt
73
ND
71
F
AF
77
Fres
70
F
Vill
79
Seton
77
F
GTown
76
Crei
91
F
TexAM
78
Aub
75
F
UVA
46
Mia-FL
44
F
NW
48
Wisc
63
F
Xav
74
Prov
80
F
TexSA
59
OlDom
84
F
N TX
43
Charl
56
F
FlAtl
82
Marsh
94
F
Tuls
61
Temp
51
F
SMU
58
UCF
61
F
Ford
63
GrgWas
52
F
StJon
55
Butl
77
F
LSU
90
Ark
99
F
Clem
58
VaTec
70
F
StJos
73
StBon
89
F
Niag
55
Sien
77
F
Manh
59
Rider
71
F
Fairf
45
Monm
69
F
Canis
85
Maris
69
F
UMass
75
LaSal
64
F
Quin
69
Iona
68
F
Minn
67
Ind
72
F
Fla
68
UGA
54
F
StLou
69
GMas
57
F
UTEP
60
MidTN
56
F
FlInt
73
LaTec
76
F
NOrl
73
NWSt
95
F
Rice
72
SoMis
57
F
HBU
88
InWor
76
F
SamH
60
TXAMC
71
F
CenAR
65
SeLA
69
F
McNee
56
Nich
80
F
KansSt
63
OkSt
69
F
Pitt
57
GaTec
73
F
Mizzu
67
Miss
75
F
CSNor
72
UCIrv
70
F

Mar 4, 2020, 8:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

McNeese State (14-16)

15

41

56

Nicholls State (21-10)

39

41

80

Nicholls State gets off to fast start, takes 80-56 win
Wed Mar 4, 2020 11:33 PM

THIBODAUX, La. (AP) Andre Jones had 16 points to lead five Nicholls State players in double figures as the Colonels won their seventh consecutive home game, beating McNeese State 80-56 on Wednesday night.

Dexter McClanahan added 12 points for the Colonels. D'Angelo Hunter chipped in 11, Elvis Harvey Jr. also scored 11 and Kevin Johnson had 10.

Nicholls (21-10, 15-5 Southland Conference) got off to a 25-2 start and outscored McNeese State 39-15 in the first half. The Cowboys' 15 points in the first half marked a season low.

Sha'markus Kennedy had 25 points and nine rebounds for the Cowboys (14-16, 9-10). A.J. Lawson added seven assists. Dru Kuxhausen was held scoreless after going 0 for 7 from the field despite heading into the contest as the Cowboys' second-leading scorer at 15 points per game.

The Colonels leveled the season series against the Cowboys with the win. McNeese State defeated Nicholls 80-74 on Jan. 29.

McNeese State finishes out the regular season against Lamar on the road on Saturday while Nicholls awaits the conference tournament.

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Leaders

McNeese State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
L. Washington 0 0 0 0 0 0
T. Moore 0 0 0 1 0 0
Nicholls State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
T. Clement 0 0 1 1 0 0
T. Terrell 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team Comparison

McNee Nich
Points For 56 80
Field Goals 21/51-41% 34/66-52%
Three Pointers 5/21-24% 9/22-41%
Free Throws 9/12-75% 3/5-60%
Offensive Rebounds 6 10
Defensive Rebounds 23 25
Rebounds 32 38
Blocks 1 2
Steals 4 12
Turnovers 17 9
Personal Fouls 9 13
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - Series Tied 1-1

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Wed Jan 29 Nich 74 @ McNee 80 L. McGhee 2 M. Hutchinson 2
Wed Mar 4 McNee 56 @ Nich 80 J. Harrell 2 J. Buford 2

Game Information

Stadium: David R. Stopher Gym, Thibodaux, Louisiana
Attendance: 879
Game Time: