Nicholls State vs Texas-San Antonio

Texas-San Antonio 91, Nicholls 50

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Melvin Johnson III scored 23 points and made seven 3-pointers to lead UTSA to a 91-50 victory against Nicholls State on Wednesday night in the Southland Conference opener for both teams.

Five players scored in double figures for the Roadrunners (8-6, 1-0), with Jeromie Hill adding 16 points, Sei Paye and Kannon Burrage 11 each and Stephen Franklin 10.

Bryan Hammond and Trevon Lewis had 13 points each for the Colonels (4-9, 0-1), who shot just 33.3 percent (19 of 57) from the floor. Lewis collected 13 rebounds.

A 13-0 run over a 4:32 stretch late in the first half helped UTSA take a 35-23 lead at the break. The Roadrunners poured it on in the second half, as Johnson hit six of his 3-pointers to help open a 48-point cushion.

UTSA has won 15 of the last 17 meetings between the schools.

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Nicholls State Colonels
S. McBeath, F352-110-08334
B. Hammond, G395-111-423113
S. Rillieux, G370-91-24311
T. Lewis, G365-103-8132213
J. Smith, G243-73-44039
L. Prest264-90-051210
S. Bailey10-00-00000
L. Smith-Hyde10-00-00000
Z. West10-00-00000
Totals 19-578-1838121250
 33.3%44.4% 
Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners
S. Franklin, F264-62-351210
J. Hill, F237-122-263116
A. Vouyoukas, C170-50-05320
S. Paye, G244-70-050011
M. Johnson III, G188-140-070123
K. Burrage273-115-601211
M. Hale III201-40-00412
J. Sims162-50-04105
I. Nujic121-10-01122
T. Wood93-50-02028
R. Whitehead81-20-02313
Totals 34-729-1142171491
 47.2%81.8% 
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New Orleans6-1211-18326
SE Louisiana6-129-23329
Abilene Christian4-1410-21325
C. Arkansas2-162-27349

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Old Dominion13-527-846
UTEP13-522-1178
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FIU8-1016-17217
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North Texas8-1014-17224
Rice8-1012-20248
Charlotte7-1114-18211
Marshall7-1111-21296
So. Miss4-149-20283
FAU2-169-20303
 
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