Incarnate Word Defeats Nicholls State 69-67 - Recap
Incarnate Word grabbed a 69-67 win over Nicholls State on Saturday, behind an 18-point effort from Sam Burmeister at Stopher Gym.
Incarnate Word got 13 points from Kyle Hittle and another 13 points from Denzel Livingston. Denzel Livingston contributed 6 assists, while Kyle Hittle cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Nicholls State got 18 points from Jeremy Smith in a losing cause and another 12 points from Sam McBeath. Dantrell Thomas contributed 5 assists for them, while T.J. Carpenter had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Incarnate Word were victorious, as the score was 32-22 at the break.
Nicholls State had a 41-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.