McNeese State Falls 87-79 Against Nicholls State - Game Recap
Nicholls State got a 27-point performance from Dantrell Thomas, who added 11 rebounds as Nicholls State ran past McNeese State 87-79 on Tuesday at Burton Coliseum.
Nicholls State got 25 points from Jeremy Smith and another 12 points from Shane Rillieux. Shane Rillieux contributed 6 assists, while Dantrell Thomas cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
McNeese State got 21 points from Keelan Garrett in a losing cause and another 17 points from Ledrick Eackles. Kevin Hardy contributed 6 assists for them, while Desharick Guidry had 14 rebounds.
Nicholls State trailed at halftime, 44-41.
Nicholls State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-37.