IUPUI vs Nicholls State

IUPUI 84, Nicholls 80


THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - Alex Young scored 25 points to lead IUPUI to an 84-80 victory over Nicholls State on Saturday.

The Jaguars (13-16) led 72-59 with 4:35 remaining, but a 10-2 run by the Colonels (8-17), capped by a 3-pointer and a layup by Chris Talkington, cut it to 74-69 with 2:50 left in the Bracket Busters game.

Young, who came in averaging 20.8 points, hit two free throws to move the lead back to seven points, and Shane Rillieux responded with 1 of 2 for Nicholls State.

On IUPUI's next possession, the Jaguars ran the shot clock down, but Ian Chiles missed a 16-footer. Young grabbed the offensive rebound and made a layup for a 78-70 lead with 1:25 to go.

Christian Siakam and Stephen Thomas scored 14 points each for the Jaguars, and Chiles added 13.

Talkington led the Colonels with 16 points, and Rillieux had 15.

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IUPUI Jaguars
C. Siakam, F287-80-033114
L. Gaines, F253-41-22137
S. Thomas, G364-64-623214
I. Chiles, G333-86-650213
A. Young, G328-128-962325
S. Esposito201-41-21004
M. Barksdale130-14-45134
M. Patton60-11-21011
G. Rice40-00-00010
D. Gibbs31-10-00012
Totals 27-4525-3129101784
Nicholls State Colonels
S. Rillieux, G403-69-1137415
D. Thomas, G344-82-263412
L. Smith-Hyde, G284-70-03119
J. Smith, G275-72-232413
T. Lewis, G204-122-411410
B. Hammond230-20-20010
C. Talkington175-73-420216
S. Bailey112-30-11015
Z. West00-00-00010
Totals 27-5218-2621142280
Mid Continent
Oral Roberts12-223-11
Southern Utah6-816-14
Western Ill.3-117-23
Expanded Standings

TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin17-129-533
Sam Houston15-326-982
Nwestern St.13-519-13161
Texas A&M-CC13-520-14210
Incarn Word10-818-11160
McNeese St.8-1015-16279
Hou. Baptist7-1112-16286
Nicholls St.7-1110-19321
New Orleans6-1211-18326
SE Louisiana6-129-23329
Abilene Christian4-1410-21325
C. Arkansas2-162-27349
Other games
Louisville 90 Final
DEP 82
MU 79 Final
UConn 64
Wich St 91 Final
UNLV 45 Final
N Mexico 65
Florida St 76 Final
MD 44 Final
Virginia 71
K-State 57 Final
Baylor 56
Missouri 71 Final
Tx A&M 62
SDSU 56 Final
AF 58
Ole Miss 62 Final
Kentucky 77
CLEM 52 Final
NC 74
Florida 98 Final
Arkansas 68
STMA 51 Final
GTOWN 63 Final
GONZ 65 Final
San Fran 66
TTU 50 Final
Kansas 83
Ohio St 51 Final
Michigan 56
ND 74 Final