Houston Baptist Falls 66-64 Against Nicholls State - Game Recap
T.J. Carpenter scored 13 points leading Nicholls State to a 66-64 victory over Houston Baptist at Stopher Gym on Thursday.
Shane Rillieux had 12 points for Nicholls State and Sam McBeath chipped in with 8 points. Shane Rillieux had 3 assists for them, while T.J. Carpenter was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Houston Baptist got 18 points from Rob Lewis in a losing cause and another 16 points from Tyler Russell. Marcel Smith contributed 4 assists for them, while Dauson Womack had 5 rebounds.
Nicholls State led at halftime, 33-29.
Houston Baptist won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-27.