Sam Houston State Falls 56-53 to Nicholls State - Recap

Sam Houston State Falls 56-53 to Nicholls State - Recap

Dantrell Thomas scored 22 points leading Nicholls State to a 56-53 victory over Sam Houston State at Bernard Johnson Coliseum on Thursday.

Nicholls State got 10 points from Fred Hunter and another 9 points from T.J. Carpenter. Fred Hunter contributed 4 assists, while Fred Hunter cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.

Sam Houston State got 17 points from James Thomas in a losing cause and another 9 points from Paul Baxter. Aaron Harwell contributed 5 assists for them, while James Thomas had 10 rebounds.

Nicholls State trailed at halftime, 20-17.

Sam Houston State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-29.