Nicholls State vs Northwestern State Final: 93-78 - Recap
Fred Hunter scored 27 points and added 11 rebounds for a double-double, leading Nicholls State over Northwestern State, 93-78, on Thursday at Prather Coliseum.
Nicholls State got 18 points from Jeremy Smith and another 17 points from Dantrell Thomas. Shane Rillieux contributed 4 assists, while Fred Hunter cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Northwestern State got a 19-point performance from DeQuan Hicks, who was supported by 16 points from James Hulbin. Jalan West had 7 assists in a losing cause for Northwestern State, while James Hulbin grabbed 11 rebounds.
Nicholls State led at halftime, 39-22.
The rebound battle favored Northwestern State as they grabbed 48 boards, while Nicholls State only had 43.