NCAA Men's Basketball

Northwestern State Demons (11-18)


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@ Nich 
L 71-87
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@ UNO 
L 83-92
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vs. CenArk 
W 79-70
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vs. UNO 
W 82-79
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@ Nich 
L 76-88
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Nicholls St. tops Northwestern St. 88-76 in Southland semi

KATY, Texas (AP) Kevin Johnson scored a season-high 23 points as Nicholls State defeated Northwestern State 88-76 in the semifinals of the Southland Conference Tournament on Friday.

The win puts top-seeded Nicholls in the Southland championship game for the first time since 1998, taking on either second seed Abilene Christian or No. 6 seed Lamar.

Ryghe Lyons added 18 points for Nicholls State (18-6). Najee Garvin added 14 points and seven rebounds. Andre Jones had 12 points and six rebounds. Andre Jones scored 12 points.

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Leaders
Points: T. Massner13.1
Rebounds: K. Coleman6.5
Assists: C. Jones2.5
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: No qualifiers
3P%: No qualifiers
Steals: T. Massner1.3
Blocks: K. Coleman1.1
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Gonzaga31-1
2 Illinois24-7
3 Baylor28-2
4 Michigan23-5
5 Alabama26-7
6 Houston28-4
7 Ohio State21-10
8 Iowa22-9
9 Texas19-8
10 Arkansas25-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Baylor28-2
2 Gonzaga31-1
3 Houston28-4
4 Michigan23-5
5 Alabama26-7
6 Arkansas25-7
7 UCLA22-10
8 Illinois24-7
9 USC25-8
10 Florida State18-7
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Southland Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Nicholls 14-2 18-7
Abilene Christian 13-2 24-5
Sam Houston 13-3 19-9
Stephen F. Austin 12-3 16-5
Northwestern State 9-7 11-18
New Orleans 8-7 10-15
Lamar 6-10 10-18
UIW 5-9 8-14
Southeastern Louisiana 5-10 8-18
McNeese State 4-10 10-14
Houston Baptist 4-11 6-19
Central Arkansas 4-12 5-19
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 2-13 5-19
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 72.6 (134)
Rebounds: 10.2 (146)
Assists: 13.0 (190)
FG%: 43.1% (228)
FT%: 67.2% (280)
3P%: 34.8% (125)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 79.7 (336)
Rebounds: 25.2 (194)
Assists: 16.2 (330)
FG%: 47.3% (326)
FT%: 68.5% (66)
3P%: 32.3% (94)

Next Home Game:
Missouri Valley @ NWSt
Sat., Dec. 17 @ 12:00 PM PT1:00 PM MT2:00 PM CT3:00 PM ET8:00 PM GMT4:00 PM 北京时间1:00 PM MST3:00 PM EST