Nicholls State vs Northwestern State Wrap - Northwestern State Wins 86-73
Northwestern State got 17 points from DeQuan Hicks en route to an 86-73 victory over Nicholls State on Saturday at Prather Coliseum.
Northwestern State got 13 points from Zikiteran Woodley and another 12 points from Jalan West. Jalan West contributed 9 assists, while DeQuan Hicks cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Nicholls State got 28 points from Dantrell Thomas in a losing cause and another 10 points from T.J. Carpenter. Shane Rillieux contributed 5 assists for them, while Dantrell Thomas had 10 rebounds.
Northwestern State hit the break leading 45-32 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Northwestern State as they grabbed 41 boards, while Nicholls State only had 38.