Nicholls State vs Texas-Arlington

Texas-Arlington 96, Nicholls 48


KATY, Texas (AP) - Bo Ingram hit five 3-pointers and scored 21 points as Texas-Arlington blitzed Nicholls State 96-48 in the Southland Conference quarterfinals Wednesday.

The top-seeded Mavericks (24-7) will face fourth-seeded McNeese State in the semifinals Thursday night.

LaMarcus Reed III scored 17 points, Bradley Gay 15 and Cameron Catlett 12 for Texas-Arlington, which shot 52 percent and hit 11 of 23 3-pointers. Jordan Reves grabbed 11 rebounds, and Shaquille White-Miller had six assists.

Jeremy Smith had team highs of 17 points and eight rebounds for the eighth-seeded Colonels (10-20). Dantrell Thomas added 15 points.

Nicholls State shot a tournament record-low 23 percent, made only 4 of 35 3-pointers and was outrebounded 43-30.

The 48-point margin was the largest in tournament history.

The Mavericks held Nicholls State scoreless for 8:28 and rushed to an early 22-4 lead. A 12-0 spurt put them ahead 50-19 early in the second half.

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Nicholls State Colonels
S. McBeath, F110-50-02050
D. Thomas, G315-135-531415
J. Smith, G304-88-1081217
S. Rillieux, G261-62-44044
L. Smith-Hyde, G210-51-22131
B. Hammond271-60-03112
C. Talkington242-110-14146
S. Bailey131-40-01133
Z. West110-10-03000
T. Lewis40-20-00000
B. Triggs20-00-00000
Totals 14-6116-223362648
Texas-Arlington Mavericks
K. Butler, F261-66-65048
B. Ingram, F255-116-671221
J. Reves, C212-32-211126
L. Reed III, G247-112-412217
S. White-Miller, G200-02-31612
C. Catlett184-63-513312
B. Edwards172-40-37134
B. Gay174-74-461215
K. Gruszecki141-21-22124
S. Lagerson111-33-45025
N. Osbourne71-10-00002
Totals 28-5429-3950162396
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin18-028-661
Texas A&M-CC15-325-885
Incarn Word12-617-12163
Sam Houston12-618-16178
Hou. Baptist10-817-17225
SE Louisiana9-912-21331
Abil Chr.8-1013-18321
McNeese St.7-119-20341
New Orleans6-1210-20343
Nicholls St.6-1211-23313
C. Arkansas6-127-21338
Nwestern St.5-138-20344

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Little Rock17-330-542
UL Lafayette12-819-15156
Ga. Southern10-1014-17243
Georgia St.9-1116-14180
Texas St.8-1215-16238
S. Alabama8-1214-19240
Arkansas St.7-1311-20284
App. St.7-139-22259
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PITT 52 Final