Nicholls State vs Louisiana-Monroe

Nicholls 82, Louisiana-Monroe 70

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MONROE, La. (AP) - Trevon Lewis scored 25 points and Bryan Hammond added 19 to lead Nicholls State over Louisiana-Monroe 82-70 on Monday night, avenging a home loss to the Warhawks two games ago.

Louisiana-Monroe went to the Colonels' place and earned an 86-65 win on Nov. 28 for its only victory of the season.

This time was different, as the Colonels (3-6) opened up an 8-0 lead on the Warhawks' home court and never looked back. Nicholls State led 37-25 at the break and the teams were even at 45-all in the second half, earning the Colonels the victory.

Nicholls State outshot Louisiana-Monroe from the floor, 50 percent (27 of 54) to 38.5 percent (25 of 65).

The Colonels, who have won two straight for the first time this season, play at Texas tomorrow night before returning home.

Charles Winborne scored a game-high 20 points to lead the Warhawks (1-9).

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Nicholls State (3-6) «374582
Louisiana-Monroe (1-9)254570

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Nicholls State Colonels
L. Prest, F342-52-22117
S. McBeath, F301-42-26334
B. Hammond, G336-126-935119
T. Lewis, G309-145-692125
S. Rillieux, G301-72-45444
J. Smith204-71-25139
C. Talkington142-30-00145
D. Thomas52-25-50029
L. Smith-Hyde40-00-21000
Totals 27-5423-3235171982
 50%71.9% 
Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks
C. Bibi Ndongo, F70-00-00020
S. McClellan, C192-63-411027
H. Mingo, G264-101-370311
C. Winborne, G257-123-432220
F. Brown, G92-60-03005
M. Hansberry322-82-54336
T. Mackey283-90-03128
R. McCray222-52-33246
T. Lindsey212-51-22455
F. Ribeiro111-40-02002
Totals 25-6512-2142122370
 38.5%57.1% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans13-520-12154
Texas A&M-CC12-624-12159
Hou. Baptist12-617-14176
SF Austin12-618-15203
Sam Houston10-821-13195
Lamar10-819-15232
SE Louisiana9-916-16249
Nicholls St.7-1114-17253
Abil Chr.7-1113-16289
Nwestern St.7-1113-16306
Incarn Word7-1112-17303
C. Arkansas7-118-24311
McNeese St.4-147-22315

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington14-427-945
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297