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Nicholls Colonels (21-10)


Nicholls State gets off to fast start, takes 80-56 win

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.

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Leaders
Points: D. McClanahan13.8
Rebounds: W. Alatishe8.3
Assists: K. Johnson3.9
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: E. Harvey Jr.78.8%
3P%: D. McClanahan35.3%
Steals: K. Johnson2.0
Blocks: W. Alatishe1.3
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Florida State26-5
5 Baylor26-4
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Creighton24-7
8 Kentucky25-6
9 Michigan State22-9
10 Villanova24-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Baylor26-4
5 Florida State26-5
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Kentucky25-6
8 Duke25-6
9 Creighton24-7
9 Villanova24-7
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Southland Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Stephen F. Austin 19-1 28-3
Nicholls 15-5 21-10
Abilene Christian 15-5 20-11
Sam Houston State 11-9 18-13
Northwestern State 11-9 15-15
Lamar 10-10 17-15
McNeese State 10-10 15-17
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 10-10 14-18
Central Arkansas 9-11 10-21
UIW 6-14 9-22
New Orleans 5-15 9-21
Southeastern Louisiana 5-15 8-23
Houston Baptist 4-16 4-25
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 77.0 (34)
Rebounds: 11.6 (57)
Assists: 13.2 (174)
FG%: 44.4% (138)
FT%: 74.8% (59)
3P%: 33.7% (162)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 69.2 (173)
Rebounds: 23.5 (316)
Assists: 13.1 (223)
FG%: 43.2% (204)
FT%: 72.2% (259)
3P%: 30.6% (58)
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