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Hill, Kavas help Seattle hold off Nicholls State 95-89

SEATTLE (AP) Jordan Hill scored 23 points with five 3-pointers, and Matej Kavas added 20 more, including a late basket that helped Seattle hold off a charging Nicholls State 95-89 on Saturday.

Aaron Menzies also scored 20 and grabbed 10 rebounds - his fifth double-double this season - for the Redhawks (9-6) and Richaud Gittens added 18 points. Hill had eight assists.

Seattle never trailed, led by as many as 21 in the first half and was still ahead by 14 (76-62) with just under nine minutes left. Kimani Jackson and Lafayette Rutledge scored in a 7-2 spurt to begin the Nicholls rally. The Colonels were still down 10 when Roddy Peters scored nine of his 26 points over the final 3:39. He then dished to Jahvaughn Powell for a layup and made a steal that led to two Jackson free throws as Nicholls State cut a the lead down to 92-89 with 42 seconds remaining.

Seattle worked the clock to 14 seconds and Kavas answered with a layup that pushed the lead back to five, 94-89.

Powell added a career-high 21 points for the Colonels (6-7).

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Nicholls State 6-7 385189
home team logo Seattle 9-6 474895
Team Stats
away team logo Nicholls State 6-7 72.9 PPG 36.5 RPG 13.8 APG
home team logo Seattle 9-6 73.3 PPG 38.5 RPG 11.7 APG
Key Players
15
J. Jefferson 17.2 PPG 2.9 RPG 2.0 APG 43.4 FG%
23
T. Brown 14.1 PPG 6.8 RPG 4.5 APG 45.5 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB