Nicholls St. 60, Cent. Arkansas 51

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) -- Ryan Bathie went 3-for-5 on 3-pointers, snared 9 rebounds and scored 19 points Saturday to lead Nicholls State to a 60-51 victory over Central Arkansas.

The Colonels (9-20, 4-10 Southland Conference) got 14 points from a pair of players -- Adonis Gray and Dominic Friend -- and Friend also grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds for a double-double. Anatoly Bose added 10 points for Nicholls.

Nicholls led 30-22 at the half.

Marcus Pillow topped the offense for UCA (14-15, 4-11) with 19 points on 4-for-6 shooting from long distance. Nate Bowie scored 15 for the Bears and York Sims added 10.