Nicholls State vs Sam Houston State Final: 70-67 - Recap

Nicholls State vs Sam Houston State Final: 70-67 - Recap

Dantrell Thomas scored 15 points leading Nicholls State to a 70-67 victory over Sam Houston State at Stopher Gym on Saturday.

Nicholls State got 12 points from Amin Torres and another 11 points from T.J. Carpenter. Shane Rillieux contributed 4 assists, while Dantrell Thomas cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Sam Houston State got 12 points from Demarcus Gatlin in a losing cause and another 9 points from Paul Baxter. Darius Gatson contributed 4 assists for them, while James Thomas had 10 rebounds.

Nicholls State hit the break trailing 40-28 before taking care of business in the second half.

Sam Houston State had a 40-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.