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Nicholls State @ Mississippi Valley State

Current Records: Nicholls State 5-3; Mississippi Valley State 0-6

What to Know

After six games on the road, the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils are heading back home. They will take on the Nicholls State Colonels at 7 p.m. ET Thursday at Harrison Complex. Nicholls State will be strutting in after a win while the Delta Devils will be stumbling in from a defeat.

There's no need to mince words: Mississippi Valley State lost to the Grand Canyon Antelopes on Saturday, and they lost bad. The score wound up at 91-44.

Meanwhile, Nicholls State made easy work of the Southwestern Christian Eagles two weeks ago and carried off an 87-58 victory.

Mississippi Valley State is now 0-6 while Nicholls State sits at 5-3. A couple numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: The Delta Devils are stumbling into the contest with the 42nd most turnovers per game in college basketball, having accrued 15.3 on average. To make matters even worse for Mississippi Valley State, the Colonels enter the game with 18.6 takeaways on average, good for 15th best in college basketball.

How To Watch

  • When: Thursday at 7 p.m. ET
  • Where: Harrison Complex -- Itta Bena, Mississippi
  • Follow: CBS Sports App

Series History

This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.